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 Western New York
Allegany 19.1
Cattaraugus 21.3
Chautauqua 22.5
Erie 17.7
Genesee 23.3
Niagara 22.2
Orleans 22.0
Wyoming 16.2
Region Total 19.8
Reg- 2 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
Region Total 19.5
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 22.0
Cortland 21.1
Herkimer 19.3
Jefferson 24.9
Lewis 22.6
Madison 20.7
Oneida 21.1
Onondaga 16.7
Oswego 23.6
St. Lawrence 27.8
Tompkins 19.8
Region Total 20.7
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 21.1
Chenango 21.2
Tioga 19.2
Region Total 20.8
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 16.6
Clinton 22.3
Columbia 18.7
Delaware 25.2
Essex 18.6
Franklin 22.5
Fulton 23.9
Greene 24.0
Hamilton s
Montgomery 11.6
Otsego 16.0
Rensselaer 19.2
Saratoga 16.5
Schenectady 21.5
Schoharie 18.6
Warren 23.4
Washington 21.1
Region Total 19.2
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 19.3
Orange 18.6
Putnam 17.2
Rockland 15.8
Sullivan 22.6
Ulster 20.4
Westchester 13.8
Region Total 16.6
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 15.3
Suffolk 16.8
Region Total 16.1
New York State (excluding NYC) 18.2

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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