Obesity and Related Indicators - Herkimer 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) 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) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 281 14.5 14.0 No 15.0 No 2nd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,484 81.5 82.6 No 83.2 No 3rd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 86 19.2 39.0 Yes 27.5 Yes 3rd
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) 751 256.1 221.9 Yes 222.1 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 73 24.8 25.6 Yes 29.0 Yes 1st
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 71 25.5 17.4 Yes 15.5 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,586 131.8 135.8 No 129.1 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 628 22.9 22.8 No 22.9 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 329 14.7 17.1 Yes 13.8 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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