Obesity and Related Indicators - Broome 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) 1,482 16.5 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,741 19.4 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,223 36.0 N/A N/A 33.9 N/A 2nd
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) 892 16.7 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 930 17.4 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,822 34.2 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) 587 16.3 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 811 22.5 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,398 38.8 N/A N/A 35.2 N/A 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 895 22.3 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,345 33.5 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 774 12.9 14.0 Yes 15.0 Yes 1st
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,835 85.2 82.6 Yes 83.2 No 2nd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 290 20.7 39.0 Yes 27.5 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 64.1 60.5 No 62.3 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 31.7 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 26.8 27.1 No 26.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 27.4 27.1 No 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 7.9 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 7.0 7.6 No 7.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,073 233.9 221.9 Yes 222.1 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 267 29.3 25.6 Yes 29.0 No 2nd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 178 21.3 17.4 Yes 15.5 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,125 128.7 135.8 Yes 129.1 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,943 24.7 22.8 Yes 22.9 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 950 14.2 17.1 Yes 13.8 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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