Americas New Weight Norm

Welcome to the survey/study: Americas New Weight Norm

The objective of this study is to understand what you think about your weight; if other factors affect your weight, your weight expectations, and what might be a new norm for America today.

Your answers are confidential, so there is no need to hesitate to provide real answers to all the questions, or to be embarrassed by your answers. Be honest with the survey and with yourself!.


1. Male/Female
2. Age
3. Height: feet
4. Height: Inches
5. Do you think you are overweight, underweight, or just right?
6. What do you think your "personal ideal weight" should be?
7. Do you think this would be a healthy weight for you?
8. Do you think this "personal ideal weight" is truly attainable?
9. Are you comfortable with what you weight right now?
10. Have you been told you should or need to lose weight?
11. Have you been told you're too thin or skinny?
12. How much do you exercise?
13. Excluding exercise, how PHYSICAL is your day (work, household chores, etc.)?
On a scale of 1 - 10, how physical is your day?
1 = I sit most or all of the all-day
10 = I load and unload moving vans and more
14. On a scale of 1 to 10, how STRESSFUL is your day?
1 = not a care in the world (least)
10 = there aren't enough hours in the day, I have unrealistic deadlines, I think I have responsibilities way beyond the norm (most) and more
15. Do you use tobacco products?
16. Do you drink alcoholic beverage every day?
17. Do you drink more than 2 ounces of alcohol when you do have alcoholic beverages
18. Frame Size (your bone structure, not body size or weight):
19. Rate your overall Health?
On a scale of 1 - 10
1 being worst or really poor health
10 being the best of health
20. Are you disabled?
21. Are you diabetic?
22. Do you think you eat right most of the time: (fruits, vegetables, avoid processed foods, etc.)?
23. How often do you eat out for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snack: (i.e. Restaurant, fast food, grocery store prepared takeout, etc.)?
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Thank you.

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