Age-adjusted percentage of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher)

Source:2008-2009 NYS Expanded Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (NYS Counties outside NYC); 2008 NYC Community Health Survey (NYC counties), data as of 2010

  Percentage
Region/County (CI)
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 53.2 (47.4-59.0)
Suffolk 59.6 (53.7-65.4)
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 68.0 (64.6-71.3)
Kings 59.3 (56.5-62.0)
New York 48.8 (45.4-52.3)
Queens 56.4 (53.3-59.5)
Richmond 64.9 (59.4-70.0)
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 62.6 (57.2-67.9)
Orange 64.4 (59.2-69.6)
Putnam 58.3 (52.6-64.1)
Rockland 59.8 (54.4-65.2)
Sullivan 64.6 (59.3-69.8)
Ulster 59.6 (53.9-65.4)
Westchester 58.6 (52.9-64.3)
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 62.7 (57.4-68.0)
Columbia 57.5 (51.5-63.5)
Greene 60.3 (53.4-67.1)
Rensselaer 60.5 (55.2-65.7)
Saratoga 61.0 (55.5-66.5)
Schenectady 66.3 (61.5-71.2)
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 62.1 (56.4-67.8)
Herkimer 61.0 (55.2-66.8)
Montgomery 66.0 (60.8-71.3)
Otsego 61.8 (56.3-67.4)
Schoharie 66.0 (60.3-71.7)
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 71.0 (66.0-76.0)
Essex 64.3 (58.7-69.9)
Franklin 69.0 (62.4-75.6)
Hamilton 68.4 (62.8-74.0)
Warren 62.5 (56.7-68.2)
Washington 67.8 (62.4-73.3)
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 70.0 (65.4-74.7)
Lewis 66.5 (61.7-71.3)
St. Lawrence 66.5 (61.3-71.8)
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 63.6 (58.2-69.0)
Cortland 60.9 (55.5-66.3)
Madison 59.3 (53.9-64.6)
Oneida 56.5 (50.5-62.4)
Onondaga 55.5 (49.9-61.2)
Oswego 67.9 (63.0-72.8)
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 63.7 (58.2-69.3)
Chenango 67.8 (62.5-73.2)
Delaware 66.2 (60.9-71.5)
Tioga 62.1 (56.5-67.7)
Tompkins 55.1 (49.2-61.0)
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 69.7 (63.9-75.5)
Livingston 61.9 (55.9-67.9)
Monroe 62.6 (57.2-68.0)
Ontario 56.4 (50.3-62.5)
Schuyler 64.9 (59.4-70.4)
Seneca 70.5 (64.8-76.2)
Steuben 65.9 (60.7-71.1)
Wayne 71.7 (67.0-76.5)
Yates 65.7 (60.8-70.6)
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 64.9 (59.3-70.4)
Cattaraugus 62.6 (57.2-68.0)
Chautauqua 61.6 (55.9-67.2)
Erie 61.4 (55.5-67.2)
Genesee 63.5 (57.7-69.3)
Niagara 66.9 (61.3-72.4)
Orleans 63.0 (57.4-68.6)
Wyoming 67.0 (60.6-73.5)
New York State 59.3 (56.8-61.9)

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