Obesity and Related Indicators - Rockland 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) 3,121 24.5 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,911 15.0 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,032 39.5 N/A N/A 33.9 N/A 4th
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) 2,240 28.3 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,092 13.8 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,332 42.1 N/A N/A 33.1 N/A 4th
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) 877 18.2 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 818 17.0 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,695 35.2 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) 2,293 27.8 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,477 17.9 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,846 10.9 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) 15,729 96.9 82.6 Yes 83.2 Yes 1st
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,288 71.8 39.0 Yes 27.5 Yes 1st
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 23.1 24.6 No 27.4 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 35.7 27.1 Yes 26.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.4 27.1 No 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 7.4 8.9 No 8.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 5.5 7.6 No 7.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,195 190.4 221.9 Yes 222.1 Yes 1st
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 294 25.9 25.6 No 29.0 Yes 2nd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 111 10.0 17.4 Yes 15.5 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,907 108.5 135.8 Yes 129.1 Yes 1st
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,552 23.2 22.8 No 22.9 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,119 10.8 17.1 Yes 13.8 Yes 1st

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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