Obesity and Related Indicators - Montgomery 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 14.9 N/A N/A 16.2 N/A 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 13.5 N/A N/A 17.6 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 28.3 N/A N/A 33.7 N/A 1st
Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 17.3 N/A N/A 15.8 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 14.5 N/A N/A 17.2 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 31.8 N/A N/A 33.0 N/A 1st
Middle and high school students (7th and 10th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 8.4 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 11.6 N/A N/A 18.2 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 20.0 N/A N/A 35.0 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) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 308 15.7 14.4 No 15.3 No 3rd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,396 66.2 79.1 Yes 80.7 Yes 4th
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 120 15.2 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 66.0 59.3 No 60.6 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 31.0 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 75.9 76.3 No 78.9 No 3rd
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 7.7 9.0 No 8.5 No 1st
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) 676 282.6 234.6 Yes 233.6 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 62 27.7 26.9 Yes 31.0 Yes 2nd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 40 19.4 17.2 Yes 15.3 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,191 157.5 152.3 No 143.5 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 568 27.6 24.4 Yes 24.4 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 273 16.9 18.5 No 14.4 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

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