Obesity and Related Indicators - Montgomery 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) 344 16.7 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 308 14.9 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 652 31.6 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) 196 16.5 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 171 14.4 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 367 30.9 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) 144 16.8 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 132 15.4 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 276 32.1 N/A N/A 35.2 N/A 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 274 25.0 26.6 No 26.3 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 382 34.9 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 302 18.7 14.0 Yes 15.0 Yes 4th
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,083 71.5 82.6 Yes 83.2 Yes 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 60.5 60.5 No 62.3 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 30.1 24.6 No 27.4 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 28.6 27.1 No 26.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 24.0 27.1 No 27.7 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 13.6 8.9 No 8.2 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 7.7 7.6 No 7.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 662 284.7 221.9 Yes 222.1 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 61 26.9 25.6 Yes 29.0 Yes 2nd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 51 22.5 17.4 Yes 15.5 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,867 142.2 135.8 Yes 129.1 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 473 22.7 22.8 No 22.9 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 234 14.9 17.1 Yes 13.8 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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