Obesity and Related Indicators - Herkimer 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) 549 18.6 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 490 16.6 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,039 35.2 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) 286 16.4 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 266 15.2 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 552 31.6 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) 233 20.6 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 208 18.4 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 441 39.0 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) 322 24.8 26.6 No 26.3 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 377 29.0 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 275 14.1 14.3 No 15.2 No 2nd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,528 76.9 79.9 No 81.0 Yes 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 57 13.3 38.2 Yes 27.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.5 60.5 Yes 62.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 38.2 24.6 Yes 27.4 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 31.9 27.1 No 26.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 20.9 27.1 No 27.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 13.9 8.9 No 8.2 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 6.8 7.6 No 7.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 760 263.5 228.0 Yes 228.2 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 75 25.7 26.2 No 29.8 Yes 1st
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 63 22.8 17.6 Yes 15.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,695 138.0 143.5 Yes 136.0 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 656 24.2 23.5 No 23.6 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 350 15.8 17.9 Yes 14.2 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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