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New Mexico ranks 32nd in adult obesity – 28.4 percent (the rate was actually down to 26.4 in 2013). The state however is 11th in high school obesity at 15.6 percent. WalletHub puts the state in fifth place as far as unhealthy habits of local residents go. [See: Health Symptoms You Should Never Ignore (But Dismiss Anyway)] A CDC report from 2013 showed New Mexico's obesity rate among 2- to 4-year-olds fell from 12 to 11.3 percent.