NORWALK - A new study released today shows that Connecticut has one of the lowest obesity rates in the U.S.

The report, by the Robert Wood Foundation, found that just over 25 percent of Connecticut residents are obese.

That's good enough for 10th lowest in the nation.

Overall, Louisiana was the fattest state in the U.S. with an obesity rate of 36 percent.

Colorado was best, at just more than 20 percent.