Obesity and Related Indicators - Jefferson County

2010-2012

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)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 19.3 N/A N/A 16.2 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 19.2 N/A N/A 17.6 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 38.4 N/A N/A 33.7 N/A 4th
Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 16.7 N/A N/A 15.8 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 16.7 N/A N/A 17.2 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 33.4 N/A N/A 33.0 N/A 2nd
Middle and high school students (7th and 10th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 20.9 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 24.9 N/A N/A 18.2 N/A 4th
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 45.8 N/A N/A 35.0 N/A 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,096 24.7 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,266 28.5 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 722 11.5 14.4 Yes 15.3 Yes 1st
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,913 73.4 79.1 Yes 80.7 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 586 20.4 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 70.0 59.3 Yes 60.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 31.9 23.1 Yes 24.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who participated in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.5 76.3 No 78.9 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 24.8 27.1 No 27.7 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.7 9.0 No 8.5 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 7.0 7.6 No 7.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 943 282.6 234.6 Yes 233.6 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 163 48.4 26.9 Yes 31.0 Yes 4th
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 64 19.3 17.2 Yes 15.3 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,953 149.5 152.3 No 143.5 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 778 23.6 24.4 No 24.4 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 426 12.6 18.5 Yes 14.4 Yes 2nd

N/A: Data not available

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