Percentage obese (95th percentile or higher ) - Elementary students

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

  Percentage
Region/County
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 16.4
Suffolk 18.0
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 17.1
Orange 16.8
Putnam 17.3
Rockland 18.1
Sullivan 22.1
Ulster 18.5
Westchester 14.0
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 16.4
Columbia 18.9
Greene 19.3
Rensselaer 15.7
Saratoga 12.4
Schenectady 18.4
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 16.9
Herkimer 21.8
Montgomery 14.5
Otsego 15.9
Schoharie 22.0
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 19.1
Essex 18.3
Franklin 21.9
Hamilton 13.2
Warren 16.9
Washington 19.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 16.7
Lewis 15.9
St. Lawrence 22.0
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 21.9
Cortland 16.4
Madison 18.1
Oneida 19.6
Onondaga 15.6
Oswego 24.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 16.6
Chenango 20.8
Delaware 20.6
Tioga 17.0
Tompkins 15.7
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 18.7
Livingston 17.6
Monroe 16.4
Ontario 14.4
Schuyler 21.9
Seneca 19.9
Steuben 17.8
Wayne 20.0
Yates 15.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 13.2
Cattaraugus 18.1
Chautauqua 16.8
Erie 15.9
Genesee 19.4
Niagara 19.3
Orleans 21.7
Wyoming 18.6
New York State (excluding NYC) 17.2

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd & 4th grades)

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