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

Source:2013-2014 NYS Expanded Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (NYS Counties outside NYC); 2013 NYS Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (NYC counties), data as of 2015

  Percentage
Region/County (CI)
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 56.8 (50.7-63.0)
Suffolk 63.8 (57.5-70.1)
Region Total 60.5 (56.1-65.0)
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 67.1 (61.4-72.9)
Kings 58.6 (54.6-62.7)
New York 45.1 (40.8-49.5)
Queens 60.6 (56.2-65.0)
Richmond 63.9 (55.5-72.3)
Region Total 58.0 (55.8-60.2)
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 63.7 (57.5-69.9)
Orange 67.6 (61.7-73.5)
Putnam 59.0 (51.4-66.6)
Rockland 64.2 (58.3-70.2)
Sullivan 63.0 (54.6-71.3)
Ulster 59.9 (51.8-67.9)
Westchester 58.2 (53.2-63.1)
Region Total 61.5 (58.7-64.3)
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 63.6 (59.2-67.9)
Columbia 57.6 (50.3-64.9)
Greene 65.9 (57.7-74.1)
Rensselaer 60.9 (55.0-66.9)
Saratoga 61.5 (56.5-66.5)
Schenectady 63.1 (58.1-68.0)
Region Total 62.9 (60.4-65.4)
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 63.0 (57.7-68.3)
Herkimer 74.5 (68.7-80.3)
Montgomery 60.5 (53.1-68.0)
Otsego 64.0 (55.8-72.2)
Schoharie 72.0 (65.4-78.6)
Region Total 66.8 (63.3-70.3)
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 64.0 (57.9-70.1)
Essex 68.6 (63.2-74.1)
Franklin 65.2 (57.6-72.9)
Hamilton 66.4 (58.1-74.7)
Warren 62.0 (53.9-70.0)
Washington 67.2 (60.9-73.5)
Region Total 64.8 (61.5-68.0)
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 65.1 (58.8-71.4)
Lewis 71.1 (63.6-78.6)
St. Lawrence 66.3 (60.7-71.9)
Region Total 66.4 (62.4-70.5)
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 63.2 (54.8-71.5)
Cortland 65.4 (57.5-73.2)
Madison 64.3 (58.2-70.5)
Oneida 69.1 (63.9-74.4)
Onondaga 63.1 (58.5-67.8)
Oswego 74.4 (69.1-79.8)
Region Total 66.0 (63.2-68.7)
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 64.1 (59.2-69.1)
Chenango 72.3 (64.7-79.9)
Delaware 58.6 (49.9-67.3)
Tioga 68.1 (59.6-76.6)
Tompkins 48.1 (39.6-56.5)
Region Total 60.8 (57.2-64.4)
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 67.9 (59.7-76.2)
Livingston 60.4 (52.7-68.0)
Monroe 58.7 (54.1-63.3)
Ontario 55.6 (47.8-63.4)
Schuyler 61.1 (53.6-68.6)
Seneca 61.7 (54.2-69.2)
Steuben 68.4 (62.4-74.4)
Wayne 69.7 (61.6-77.7)
Yates 62.7 (55.3-70.0)
Region Total 60.8 (57.8-63.9)
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 63.2 (56.0-70.4)
Cattaraugus 66.3 (58.3-74.3)
Chautauqua 63.2 (55.5-70.8)
Erie 62.9 (58.8-67.0)
Genesee 66.1 (57.8-74.4)
Niagara 64.2 (57.2-71.3)
Orleans 68.4 (59.7-77.1)
Wyoming 64.5 (58.3-70.8)
Region Total 63.7 (60.8-66.6)
New York State 60.5 (57.9-63.0)

See technical notes for information about the indicators and data sources.