Percentage overweight or obese (85th 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 31.7
Suffolk 34.2
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 33.3
Orange 32.2
Putnam 32.1
Rockland 32.9
Sullivan 39.6
Ulster 36.8
Westchester 28.3
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 32.0
Columbia 34.8
Greene 36.0
Rensselaer 32.8
Saratoga 27.6
Schenectady 33.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 31.3
Herkimer 38.6
Montgomery 31.8
Otsego 30.4
Schoharie 34.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 37.3
Essex 34.1
Franklin 40.2
Hamilton 13.2
Warren 33.9
Washington 36.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 33.4
Lewis 34.6
St. Lawrence 40.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 38.2
Cortland 34.8
Madison 34.8
Oneida 36.3
Onondaga 32.3
Oswego 41.4
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 32.9
Chenango 37.9
Delaware 38.5
Tioga 32.4
Tompkins 30.1
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 36.9
Livingston 32.3
Monroe 32.0
Ontario 30.6
Schuyler 37.3
Seneca 36.1
Steuben 33.8
Wayne 38.1
Yates 33.0
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 28.3
Cattaraugus 36.5
Chautauqua 32.4
Erie 30.4
Genesee 35.1
Niagara 33.9
Orleans 38.6
Wyoming 35.9
New York State (excluding NYC) 33.0

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

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

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