Obesity and Related Indicators - Niagara 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) 1,921 17.8 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,164 20.1 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 4th
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,085 37.9 N/A N/A 33.9 N/A 3rd
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) 1,066 16.8 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,146 18.0 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,212 34.8 N/A N/A 33.1 N/A 3rd
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) 844 19.4 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 981 22.6 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,825 42.0 N/A N/A 35.2 N/A 4th
% 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) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 891 16.7 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) 4,368 85.7 82.6 Yes 83.2 No 2nd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 169 13.9 39.0 Yes 27.5 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 64.2 60.5 No 62.3 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 30.7 24.6 No 27.4 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 23.8 27.1 No 26.2 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 8.1 8.9 No 8.2 No 2nd
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) 2,579 279.8 221.9 Yes 222.1 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 327 35.7 25.6 Yes 29.0 Yes 4th
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 221 25.1 17.4 Yes 15.5 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,639 159.9 135.8 Yes 129.1 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,610 30.4 22.8 Yes 22.9 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,422 19.9 17.1 Yes 13.8 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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