Age-adjusted percentage of adults obese (BMI 30 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 16.1 (12.6-19.6)
Suffolk 20.9 (16.1-25.6)
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 29.1 (26.0-32.4)
Kings 25.0 (22.7-27.4)
New York 16.1 (13.7-18.8)
Queens 20.6 (18.5-22.9)
Richmond 26.6 (22.5-31.3)
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 27.6 (22.0-33.2)
Orange 25.8 (20.9-30.7)
Putnam 25.2 (20.3-30.0)
Rockland 15.0 (11.4-18.6)
Sullivan 29.5 (24.4-34.6)
Ulster 24.9 (20.1-29.8)
Westchester 19.9 (14.9-24.8)
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 21.7 (17.6-25.9)
Columbia 22.4 (17.8-26.9)
Greene 22.6 (17.9-27.2)
Rensselaer 26.1 (21.6-30.5)
Saratoga 28.9 (23.8-34.0)
Schenectady 31.4 (26.2-36.7)
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 27.1 (22.1-32.1)
Herkimer 29.5 (24.6-34.5)
Montgomery 31.0 (25.6-36.4)
Otsego 23.1 (18.6-27.6)
Schoharie 29.8 (24.2-35.3)
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 33.0 (27.4-38.7)
Essex 24.9 (19.6-30.2)
Franklin 36.5 (30.5-42.6)
Hamilton 24.1 (18.8-29.4)
Warren 27.8 (22.2-33.3)
Washington 29.3 (23.8-34.8)
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 31.9 (27.1-36.6)
Lewis 27.8 (23.3-32.4)
St. Lawrence 29.3 (24.6-34.0)
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 27.6 (22.5-32.8)
Cortland 29.7 (24.7-34.6)
Madison 26.2 (21.8-30.6)
Oneida 25.7 (21.0-30.5)
Onondaga 21.1 (17.2-25.1)
Oswego 32.0 (27.2-36.8)
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 24.9 (20.2-29.5)
Chenango 34.9 (29.3-40.6)
Delaware 27.5 (22.8-32.2)
Tioga 24.1 (19.6-28.6)
Tompkins 20.0 (15.4-24.5)
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 30.0 (24.4-35.5)
Livingston 22.7 (18.6-26.8)
Monroe 31.7 (26.3-37.2)
Ontario 23.1 (18.5-27.6)
Schuyler 33.5 (28.2-38.8)
Seneca 37.5 (31.6-43.4)
Steuben 27.6 (22.8-32.4)
Wayne 31.6 (25.9-37.3)
Yates 26.2 (21.8-30.5)
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 30.5 (25.3-35.8)
Cattaraugus 31.7 (26.7-36.7)
Chautauqua 27.4 (22.7-32.1)
Erie 28.0 (22.9-33.1)
Genesee 27.6 (22.5-32.6)
Niagara 26.6 (21.6-31.6)
Orleans 29.1 (24.3-33.8)
Wyoming 31.6 (26.2-37.0)
New York State 23.1 (21.0-25.1)

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