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 Western New York
Allegany 35.0
Cattaraugus 40.7
Chautauqua 39.3
Erie 34.5
Genesee 39.4
Niagara 39.8
Orleans 39.6
Wyoming 35.4
Region Total 36.9
Reg- 2 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
Region Total 36.2
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 38.0
Cortland 37.1
Herkimer 40.7
Jefferson 45.8
Lewis 42.1
Madison 39.8
Oneida 38.0
Onondaga 32.6
Oswego 41.8
St. Lawrence 46.8
Tompkins 34.9
Region Total 38.2
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 37.1
Chenango 40.3
Tioga 34.6
Region Total 37.3
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 33.8
Clinton 41.5
Columbia 39.6
Delaware 43.8
Essex 34.9
Franklin 41.3
Fulton 37.0
Greene 40.7
Hamilton s
Montgomery 20.0
Otsego 31.7
Rensselaer 35.1
Saratoga 33.1
Schenectady 38.4
Schoharie 32.5
Warren 37.1
Washington 39.6
Region Total 35.8
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 37.4
Orange 35.4
Putnam 32.0
Rockland 34.8
Sullivan 42.2
Ulster 37.2
Westchester 29.7
Region Total 33.5
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 31.2
Suffolk 33.7
Region Total 32.6
New York State (excluding NYC) 35.0

Note: Data not available for NYC counties

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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