Obesity and Related Indicators - Niagara 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 20.6 N/A N/A 17.6 N/A 4th
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 35.4 N/A N/A 33.7 N/A 3rd
Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 14.5 N/A N/A 15.8 N/A 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 19.3 N/A N/A 17.2 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 33.9 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 17.6 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 22.2 N/A N/A 18.2 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 39.8 N/A N/A 35.0 N/A 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 898 24.5 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,085 29.5 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 849 14.4 14.4 No 15.3 No 2nd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,552 87.1 79.1 Yes 80.7 Yes 1st
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 293 12.9 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 66.9 59.3 No 60.6 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.6 23.1 No 24.3 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who participated in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.2 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 27.1 27.1 No 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.2 9.0 No 8.5 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.7 7.6 No 7.2 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,600 287.8 234.6 Yes 233.6 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 326 36.7 26.9 Yes 31.0 Yes 3rd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 175 20.2 17.2 Yes 15.3 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15,172 180.6 152.3 Yes 143.5 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,687 31.9 24.4 Yes 24.4 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,498 20.6 18.5 Yes 14.4 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

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