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How would you describe your own personal weight situation right now--very overweight, somewhat overweight, about right, somewhat underweight, or very underweight? (Source: Gallup Poll, Nov, 2018)


Subpopulation/Note: . * = Less than .5 percent.
6%
Very overweight

35%
Somewhat overweight

54%
About right

5%
Somewhat underweight

*
Very underweight

1%
No opinion

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Survey by Gallup Organization. Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, November 1 - November 11, 2018 and based on 1,037 telephone (landline only), telephone (cell only) interviews. Sample: National adult. The sample includes 30% landline and 70% cell phone respondents. [31115649.00012] (View Citation)

Topics: HEALTH





(How much responsibility do you think each of the following groups has for solving the country's obesity problems? Would you say a very large amount of responsibility, a large amount, a moderate amount, a small amount of responsibility, or no responsibility at all?)...Parents and other family members (Source: Associated Press-NORC Obesity Survey, Nov, 2012)


Subpopulation/Note: . * = less than .5%.
53%
Very large amount

34%
Large amount

10%
Moderate amount

2%
Small amount

1%
None at all

*
Don't know

*
Refused

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Survey by Associated Press. Methodology: Conducted by AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, November 21 - December 14, 2012 and based on 1,011 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. No interviews were conducted on November 22, 2012. Interviews were conducted by landline and cell phones. [USAP.010413N.R07B] (View Citation)

Topics: HEALTH PROBLEMS FAMILY

Dataset: USAPNORC2012-11





(I'd like your views on how the media, in general, cover some different problems. Please tell me if you think the media's coverage of each of the following problems is generally fair or if their coverage unfairly portrays it as a problem among blacks, Latinos, and other minorities.) Do you think the media's coverage of...obesity and unhealthy lifestyles...is generally fair or unfairly portrays it as a minority problem? (Source: African-American Media/Health Companion GP Survey, Jun, 1998)


Subpopulation/Note: Asked of Form 2 half sample.
61%
Generally fair

32%
Unfairly portrays as a minority problem

7%
Don't know/Refused

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Survey by Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, National Association of Black Journalists. Methodology: Conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates, June 9 - July 7, 1998 and based on 875 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. Results for blacks are shown separately. [USPSRA.98MEDHL.R26E] (View Citation)

Topics: PRESS TELEVISION BLACKS HISPANICS MINORITIES HEALTH







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