THE WORLDPOST
07/15/2013 08:14 am ET

Which Country Is The Fattest?

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A tiny American territory in the South Pacific – known for fierce tropical cyclones and an active submerged volcano – is the most-obese country in the world based on obesity incidence. About 75 percent of American Samoa's 70,000 residents weigh in with a body mass index greater than 30, the global standard for obesity measurement, according to the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook.

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