Are Fat People Lazy?
We surveyed county residents to learn their thoughts on what is arguably the Country’s biggest health problem today.
The primary reason for obesity is...
Cultural changes in our society (38.8%)
Lack of willpower (24.5%)
Junk food (8.3%)
Do you think you’re overweight?
How many diets have you been on?
Fewer than five (42.9%)
More than five (22.5%)
Lost count (14.2%)
What percent of your friends are overweight?
10-25 percent (36.8%)
Less than 10 percent (34.7%)
25-50 percent (20.5%)
More than 50 percent (8.0%)
Should obesity be treated like smoking, as a health hazard, with people having to pay taxes on sodas and junk food to offset the medical costs associated with obesity?
Should junk food, soda machines, etc., be outlawed in schools?
What’s your favorite junk food chain?
Dunkin’ Donuts (18.4%)
Burger King (12.2%)
Taco Bell (12.2%)
I don’t eat junk food (8.3%)
Should obese people pay for two seats on planes?
Should airlines build bigger seats for the public?
Has calorie information on restaurant menus changed the way you eat when you eat out?
Never look at that stuff (18.3%)
How often do you exercise?
About three times a week (49%)
Every day (26.5%)