Percentage overweight or obese (85th 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 Long Island
Nassau 31.5
Suffolk 34.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 34.8
Orange 33.7
Putnam 32.0
Rockland 33.4
Sullivan 41.7
Ulster 36.2
Westchester 28.9
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 32.9
Columbia 37.1
Greene 37.2
Rensselaer 33.9
Saratoga 29.8
Schenectady 35.1
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 33.8
Herkimer 36.3
Montgomery 28.3
Otsego 31.8
Schoharie 34.5
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 39.0
Essex 36.0
Franklin 40.7
Hamilton 18.6
Warren 35.6
Washington 38.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 38.4
Lewis 37.8
St. Lawrence 42.9
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 38.0
Cortland 34.8
Madison 37.5
Oneida 36.5
Onondaga 32.1
Oswego 41.4
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 34.7
Chenango 39.8
Delaware 41.9
Tioga 33.4
Tompkins 32.0
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 35.4
Livingston 34.7
Monroe 33.4
Ontario 32.8
Schuyler 40.1
Seneca 39.6
Steuben 34.8
Wayne 37.6
Yates 35.8
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 30.3
Cattaraugus 38.0
Chautauqua 35.2
Erie 31.7
Genesee 36.6
Niagara 35.4
Orleans 38.7
Wyoming 35.9
New York State (excluding NYC) 33.7

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

All students (elementary - PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades, middle - 7th grade and high school - 10th grade)

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