Obesity and Related Indicators - Kings County

2010-2012

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
All students (elementary - PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades, middle - 7th grade and high school - 10th grade)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Middle and high school students (7th and 10th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22,641 25.0 26.6 Yes 26.7 Yes 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 18,479 20.4 24.2 Yes 21.4 Yes 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,426 12.7 14.4 Yes 13.8 Yes 1st
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 140,873 83.2 79.1 Yes 77.9 Yes 3rd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29,065 51.7 38.3 Yes 46.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 59.3 59.3 No 57.9 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 25.0 23.1 No 22.6 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 70.4 76.3 Yes 72.7 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.4 27.1 Yes 9.4 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 10.5 9.0 No 9.7 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,966 267.4 242.3 Yes 249.3 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,420 19.1 26.9 Yes 19.3 Yes 1st
Diabetes mortality (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,734 23.4 17.0 Yes 20.1 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 143,156 192.8 159.9 Yes 173.6 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 19,991 26.9 24.9 Yes 24.7 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 22,473 30.0 18.8 Yes 25.6 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

~ Definition for this indicator has changed. See: Technical Notes

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