OLR Research Report


June 19, 2002

 

2002-R-0529

CHILDHOOD OBESITY

 

By: Saul Spigel, Chief Analyst

    Height

Underweight

Normal

Overweight

Obese

    5'3"

    <104

    104 -140

    141 - 168

    >169

    5'6"

    <115

    115 -154

    155 - 185

    >186

    5"9"

    <126

    126 -168

    169 - 202

    >203

Item

Calories

Grams of Fat

% of Calories from Fat

% of Daily Calorie Requirement*

    Bacon Cheeseburger

    870

    35

    36

    40

    Small Fries

    210

    10

    43

    10

    Regular Fries

    370

    20

    49

    17

    Bean Burrito

    380

    12

    28

    17

    Chicken Quesadilla

    410

    19

    42

    19

    Personal Size Pepperoni Pizza

    670

    29

    39

    30

    1 slice Cheese Pizza

    175

    5. 5

    28

    8

    6" Roast Beef Sub

    300

    5

    15

    14