Many people have theories on how the world’s population keeps getting heavier and heavier, but few have the facts. The surprising thing is, the facts just might be more shocking than what you believe. With this chart What is the current state of obesity in America? you can see how widespread the problem is and get a sense of how much effort is going to take to get the US and other nations to slim down. Anyone interested can also check out the facts listed that give even deeper insight to the image itself.