Obesity and Related Indicators - Fulton County

2012-2014

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) 288 15.7 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 357 19.5 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 645 35.3 N/A N/A 33.9 N/A 2nd
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) 165 14.6 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 199 17.6 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 364 32.1 N/A N/A 33.1 N/A 2nd
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) 116 18.3 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 130 20.5 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 246 38.7 N/A N/A 35.2 N/A 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 201 22.3 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 310 34.3 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 176 14.9 14.0 No 15.0 No 3rd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 871 78.3 82.6 No 83.2 No 4th
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 39.0 N/A 27.5 N/A N/A
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 63.0 60.5 No 62.3 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 31.4 24.6 No 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 34.7 27.1 No 26.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 24.2 27.1 No 27.7 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.3 8.9 No 8.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 8.6 7.6 No 7.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 611 259.2 221.9 Yes 222.1 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 82 36.2 25.6 Yes 29.0 Yes 4th
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 37 16.9 17.4 No 15.5 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,848 131.3 135.8 No 129.1 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 481 21.8 22.8 No 22.9 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 306 17.6 17.1 No 13.8 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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