Percentage overweight or obese (85th 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 31.2
Suffolk 33.7
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 37.4
Orange 35.4
Putnam 32.0
Rockland 34.8
Sullivan 42.2
Ulster 37.2
Westchester 29.7
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 33.8
Columbia 39.6
Greene 40.7
Rensselaer 35.1
Saratoga 33.1
Schenectady 38.4
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 37.0
Herkimer 40.7
Montgomery 20.0
Otsego 31.7
Schoharie 32.5
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 41.5
Essex 34.9
Franklin 41.3
Hamilton s
Warren 37.1
Washington 39.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 45.8
Lewis 42.1
St. Lawrence 46.8
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 38.0
Cortland 37.1
Madison 39.8
Oneida 38.0
Onondaga 32.6
Oswego 41.8
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 37.1
Chenango 40.3
Delaware 43.8
Tioga 34.6
Tompkins 34.9
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 31.4
Livingston 37.9
Monroe 35.3
Ontario 35.5
Schuyler 44.8
Seneca 45.2
Steuben 37.5
Wayne 39.4
Yates 39.4
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 35.0
Cattaraugus 40.7
Chautauqua 39.3
Erie 34.5
Genesee 39.4
Niagara 39.8
Orleans 39.6
Wyoming 35.4
New York State (excluding NYC) 35.0

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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