Public school students overweight or obese by school district in Tennessee

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Data represent the overweight/obesity prevalence rate among public school students (kindergarten, 2nd, 4th, 6th, 8th grades, and one year of high school).  Overweight/obese was defined as body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to the 85th percentile for children of the same age and sex. Prevalence rate is the percent of student under study.

Data Source: Tennessee Department of Education, Office of Coordinated School Health.

Footnotes: NA = Data not available.