Percentage obese (95th percentile or higher) children (aged 2-4 years) in WIC

Source:2010-2012 NYS Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System Data as of September, 2013

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  Obese children Average WIC children (aged 2-4 years) Percentage
Region/County Total 2010-2012
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 3,517 5,428 21.6
Suffolk 4,884 7,643 21.3
Region Total 8,401 13,071 21.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 13,059 29,814 14.6
Kings 18,970 50,994 12.4
New York 7,499 19,529 12.8
Queens 12,945 27,659 15.6
Richmond 1,569 3,209 16.3
Region Total 54,042 131,206 13.7
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 636 1,643 12.9
Orange 1,544 4,556 11.3
Putnam 326 546 19.9
Rockland 1,831 5,448 11.2
Sullivan 447 932 16.0
Ulster 404 791 17.0
Westchester 4,827 9,634 16.7
Region Total 10,015 23,550 14.2
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 1,044 2,306 15.1
Columbia 262 536 16.3
Greene 152 372 13.6
Rensselaer 642 1,457 14.7
Saratoga 377 898 14.0
Schenectady 645 1,463 14.7
Region Total 3,122 7,031 14.8
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 207 439 15.7
Herkimer 275 651 14.1
Montgomery 309 625 16.5
Otsego 235 480 16.3
Schoharie 140 311 15.0
Region Total 1,166 2,506 15.5
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 339 826 13.7
Essex 190 381 16.6
Franklin 253 562 15.0
Hamilton s 28 s
Warren 255 617 13.8
Washington 393 794 16.5
Region Total 1,430 3,179 15.0
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 727 2,090 11.6
Lewis 160 417 12.8
St. Lawrence 503 1,182 14.2
Region Total 1,390 3,689 12.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 309 706 14.6
Cortland 274 598 15.3
Madison 351 731 16.0
Oneida 1,154 2,405 16.0
Onondaga 1,778 4,326 13.7
Oswego 722 1,467 16.4
Region Total 4,588 10,234 14.9
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 859 2,089 13.7
Chenango 249 663 12.5
Delaware 259 533 16.2
Tioga 299 590 16.9
Tompkins 242 583 13.8
Region Total 1,908 4,458 14.3
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 554 1,176 15.7
Livingston 193 422 15.2
Monroe 2,518 6,127 13.7
Ontario 377 780 16.1
Schuyler 73 190 12.8
Seneca 101 228 14.8
Steuben 402 924 14.5
Wayne 386 840 15.3
Yates 79 159 16.6
Region Total 4,683 10,845 14.4
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 232 533 14.5
Cattaraugus 423 909 15.5
Chautauqua 598 1,556 12.8
Erie 2,668 7,059 12.6
Genesee 359 892 13.4
Niagara 852 1,880 15.1
Orleans 178 415 14.3
Wyoming 91 239 12.7
Region Total 5,401 13,484 13.4
New York State 95,787 223,281 14.3

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