Table 2.

Mean BMI and obesity prevalence in the US and incident ESRD population from 1995 to 2002

YearUS PopulationIncident ESRD Population
BMI% Obesity Stage 1% Obesity Stage ≥2BMI% Obesity Stage 1% Obesity Stage ≥2
Aged 20 to 44 yr
    199525.29.63.825.610.89.4
    199625.49.94.226.011.210.2
    199725.410.74.326.311.510.9
    199825.711.05.126.712.112.2
    199926.012.05.627.012.713.3
    200026.112.45.927.313.1142
    200126.212.86.427.514.115.1
    200226.313.16.427.715.315.4
    % increase4.436688.24264
Aged 45 to 64 yr
    199526.714.26.027.115.812.1
    199626.814.36.327.416.412.6
    199726.814.85.927.716.713.6
    199827.115.57.328.017.414.7
    199927.316.57.928.317.516.4
    200027.416.68.128.718.517.5
    200127.617.68.528.818.418.2
    200227.617.29.029.118.719.2
    % increase3.321507.31859
Aged 65 to 74 yr
    199526.111.83.925.411.76.1
    199626.012.33.925.612.66.5
    199726.212.93.925.912.87.4
    199826.513.75.026.314.18.5
    199926.816.15.326.715.09.7
    200026.815.45.627.216.511.0
    200127.116.46.327.316.311.6
    200227.116.96.627.517.012.0
    % increase3.843698.34597
Aged 75+ yr
    199524.98.41.923.66.83.0
    199624.88.42.023.86.82.9
    199724.99.12.024.17.53.4
    199825.09.42.424.37.94.1
    199925.411.03.224.68.74.1
    200025.310.32.524.910.25.0
    200125.611.53.125.110.65.2
    200225.711.33.425.311.25.2
    % increase3.235797.26573