Obesity and Related Indicators - Chemung County

2010-2012

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)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 18.2 N/A N/A 16.2 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 17.2 N/A N/A 17.6 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 35.4 N/A N/A 33.7 N/A 3rd
Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 18.2 N/A N/A 15.8 N/A 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 18.7 N/A N/A 17.2 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 36.9 N/A N/A 33.0 N/A 4th
Middle and high school students (7th and 10th grades)
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (Table) (Map) N/A 17.0 N/A N/A 16.8 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (Table) (Map) N/A 14.4 N/A N/A 18.2 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (Table) (Map) N/A 31.4 N/A N/A 35.0 N/A 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 542 24.4 26.6 Yes 26.3 No 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 738 33.2 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 4th
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 608 15.1 14.4 No 15.3 No 3rd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,533 81.8 79.1 No 80.7 No 2nd
% of WIC mothers breastfeeding at least 6 months (2009-2011) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 217 15.1 38.3 Yes 27.9 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 69.7 59.3 Yes 60.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 30.0 23.1 No 24.3 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who participated in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 80.0 76.3 No 78.9 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 28.0 27.1 No 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 11.3 9.0 No 8.5 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 11.2 7.6 No 7.2 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 925 251.4 234.6 Yes 233.6 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 157 42.5 26.9 Yes 31.0 Yes 4th
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 17.5 17.2 No 15.3 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,015 148.7 152.3 No 143.5 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (Table) (Trend) (Map) 977 28.5 24.4 Yes 24.4 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 586 20.0 18.5 No 14.4 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

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