Percentage obese (95th percentile or higher) - All students (elementary, middle and high school)

Source:2010-2012 Student Weight Status Category Reporting System Data as of July, 2013

  Percentage
Region/County
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany 14.7
Cattaraugus 19.2
Chautauqua 19.0
Erie 16.4
Genesee 20.7
Niagara 20.6
Orleans 21.7
Wyoming 18.0
Region Total 18.0
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 17.2
Livingston 18.9
Monroe 17.6
Ontario 16.1
Schuyler 22.3
Seneca 22.3
Steuben 19.1
Wayne 19.7
Yates 19.1
Region Total 18.0
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 21.7
Cortland 17.8
Herkimer 17.9
Jefferson 19.2
Lewis 18.7
Madison 19.9
Oneida 19.7
Onondaga 16.1
Oswego 24.0
St. Lawrence 24.4
Tompkins 17.3
Region Total 19.2
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 18.6
Chenango 21.8
Tioga 18.1
Region Total 19.1
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 17.9
Clinton 20.6
Columbia 19.1
Delaware 22.2
Essex 18.8
Franklin 22.3
Fulton 19.3
Greene 20.4
Hamilton 11.3
Montgomery 13.5
Otsego 16.4
Rensselaer 17.4
Saratoga 14.2
Schenectady 19.5
Schoharie 20.2
Warren 19.7
Washington 20.9
Region Total 18.2
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 18.2
Orange 17.5
Putnam 17.2
Rockland 16.9
Sullivan 22.2
Ulster 18.8
Westchester 14.0
Region Total 16.3
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 16.0
Suffolk 17.5
Region Total 16.9
New York State (excluding NYC) 17.6

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

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