America Most Obese Country in the World (And it's Getting Worse)
Another eye-opening image depicting soaring obesity rates around the world. Unfortunately, America is winning as three out of four Americans are projected to be overweight or obese within 10 years. Before 1980 only one in ten Americans was overweight.
Other countries aren't far behind though, according to this report put out by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (a research organization focused on the world's richest nations).
Look at the dip we took in 1980 -- what do you think happened there?