Obesity and Related Indicators - Erie County

2011-2013

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
All students (elementary - PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades, middle - 7th grade and high school - 10th grade) with weight status information in SWSCRS
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,623 16.5 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,250 15.4 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,873 31.9 N/A N/A 33.9 N/A 1st
Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades) with weight status information in SWSCRS (2012-2014)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,086 15.5 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,730 13.7 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,816 29.3 N/A N/A 33.1 N/A 1st
Middle and high school students (7th and 10th grades) with weight status information in SWSCRS (2012-2014)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,537 18.0 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,495 17.7 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,032 35.6 N/A N/A 35.2 N/A 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,790 24.6 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,622 30.1 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,668 12.6 14.3 Yes 15.2 Yes 1st
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18,239 83.1 79.9 Yes 81.0 Yes 2nd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 752 15.8 38.2 Yes 27.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 62.9 60.5 No 62.3 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 30.7 24.6 Yes 27.4 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 23.4 27.1 No 26.2 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.3 27.1 No 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 8.8 8.9 No 8.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 7.1 7.6 No 7.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,587 248.6 228.0 Yes 228.2 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,476 38.0 26.2 Yes 29.8 Yes 4th
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 843 23.2 17.6 Yes 15.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 47,692 136.2 143.5 Yes 136.0 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,271 26.3 23.5 Yes 23.6 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,770 15.8 17.9 Yes 14.2 Yes 3rd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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