The bar charts below show the prevalence of obesity among boys and girls aged 12 to 19 years by ethnicity in the United States for the years 2004 and 2014. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
The given bar charts show the prevalence rates of obesity among the opposite sex aged 12 to 19 by Non-Hispanic White, Non-Hispanic Black and Hispanic ethnicity in America in the year 2004 and 2014.
Overall, it is clearly seen from the boys and girls given bar chart show that Non-Hispanic Black ethnicity for girls had the highest percentage of obesity in 2014 for both s@xes, while Hispanic had the highest in 2014 only for the boys, moreover in 2004, for the boys, the Non-Hispanic White, Non-Hispanic Black and Hispanic are almost the same, with Hispanic been the highest per cent of 13, while that of the girls Non-Hispanic White, Non-Hispanic Black and Hispanic are had much difference with Non-Hispanic Black having the highest 16.
Initially, Girls from Non-Hispanic Black ethnicity had 29 per cent obesity in 2014, which is the highest percentage among others. In 2004 both sex prevalence of obesity, Non-Hispanic White, Non-Hispanic Black and Hispanic, had the least percentage, while in 2014, both s@x prevalence of obesity, Non-Hispanic White, Non-Hispanic Black and Hispanic, had the highest.
In the year 2014, the prevalence of obesity among boys, there was increased in all ethnicity. Non-Hispanic White had 17 per cent, Non-Hispanic Black had 20 per cent, and the highest was Hispanic with 27 per cent. While in 2014 prevalence of obesity for girls, Non-Hispanic White and Hispanics were almost the same, while Non-Hispanic Black had the highest 29 per cent.
Furthermore, the majority of the prevalence of obesity is more with the Non-Hispanic Black ethnicity, while Non-Hispanic White declined in 2004 and 2014. Non-Hispanic Black for boys and girls are 20 and 29 per cent, respectively, while the least was in 2004 of Non-Hispanic White with 9 per cent.
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