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Ever told by doctor or health professional to participate in weight loss program, past 12 months

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For sample adults, WTPROGDYR reports if they have been told by a doctor or health professional to participate in a weight loss program, during the past 12 months.

This variable is part of the Sample Adult Diabetes supplement, sponsored by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) and National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).


This variable is comparable over time.


  • 2016 2017: Sample adults 18+


  • 2016-2017