Obesity and Related Indicators - Ulster 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) 1,380 17.3 N/A N/A 16.7 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,528 19.2 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,908 36.6 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) 786 17.0 N/A N/A 16.4 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 839 18.2 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,625 35.2 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) 594 17.8 N/A N/A 17.1 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 696 20.9 N/A N/A 18.1 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,290 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) 559 26.9 26.6 No 26.3 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 640 30.8 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 404 17.0 14.3 Yes 15.2 Yes 4th
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,951 79.7 79.9 No 81.0 No 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 147 25.8 38.2 Yes 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 59.9 60.5 No 62.3 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.4 24.6 No 27.4 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.5 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 29.3 27.1 No 27.7 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 6.6 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 8.5 7.6 No 7.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,577 219.3 228.0 Yes 228.2 Yes 2nd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 185 26.0 26.2 No 29.8 Yes 2nd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 125 17.3 17.6 No 15.7 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,502 136.5 143.5 Yes 136.0 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,970 28.1 23.5 Yes 23.6 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 851 13.4 17.9 Yes 14.2 No 2nd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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