Obesity and Related Indicators - Rockland County

2011-2013

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) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,831 11.2 14.3 Yes 15.2 Yes 1st
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,363 96.1 79.9 Yes 81.0 Yes 1st
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,248 70.9 38.2 Yes 27.7 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) 2,239 201.0 228.0 Yes 228.2 Yes 1st
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 270 24.5 26.2 Yes 29.8 Yes 1st
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 10.5 17.6 Yes 15.7 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,352 115.4 143.5 Yes 136.0 Yes 1st
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,666 24.9 23.5 Yes 23.6 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,230 12.0 17.9 Yes 14.2 Yes 2nd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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