Percentage obese (95th percentile or higher ) - Middle and high school students

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

  Percentage
Region/County
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 15.3
Suffolk 16.8
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 19.3
Orange 18.6
Putnam 17.2
Rockland 15.8
Sullivan 22.6
Ulster 20.4
Westchester 13.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 16.6
Columbia 18.7
Greene 24.0
Rensselaer 19.2
Saratoga 16.5
Schenectady 21.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 23.9
Herkimer 19.3
Montgomery 11.6
Otsego 16.0
Schoharie 18.6
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 22.3
Essex 18.6
Franklin 22.5
Hamilton s
Warren 23.4
Washington 21.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 24.9
Lewis 22.6
St. Lawrence 27.8
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 22.0
Cortland 21.1
Madison 20.7
Oneida 21.1
Onondaga 16.7
Oswego 23.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 21.1
Chenango 21.2
Delaware 25.2
Tioga 19.2
Tompkins 19.8
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 14.4
Livingston 21.1
Monroe 19.0
Ontario 18.3
Schuyler 25.7
Seneca 25.9
Steuben 21.6
Wayne 21.5
Yates 22.8
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 19.1
Cattaraugus 21.3
Chautauqua 22.5
Erie 17.7
Genesee 23.3
Niagara 22.2
Orleans 22.0
Wyoming 16.2
New York State (excluding NYC) 18.2

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

Middle and high school students (7th and 10th grades)

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