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Wisconsin now has the 14th highest adult obesity rate in the nation, according to The State of Obesity. As much as 31.2 percent of people 18+ are obese, up from 19.4 percent in 2000 and from 11.8 percent in 1990. The state department of health says that one in four high school students in Wisconsin and almost 30 percent of kids between 2 and 4 years of age are overweight or obese.