Obesity and Related Indicators - Albany County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
All students (elementary - PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades, middle - 7th grade and high school - 10th grade) with weight status information in SWSCRS
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,634 16.5 N/A N/A 16.5 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,629 16.4 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,263 33.0 N/A N/A 33.8 N/A 1st
Elementary students (PreK, K, 2nd and 4th grades) with weight status information in SWSCRS
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 991 15.7 N/A N/A 15.9 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,033 16.3 N/A N/A 16.3 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,024 32.1 N/A N/A 32.2 N/A 2nd
Middle and high school students (7th and 10th grades) with weight status information in SWSCRS
% overweight but not obese (85th-less than 95th percentile) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 760 17.9 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 676 15.9 N/A N/A 18.5 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,436 33.8 N/A N/A 35.8 N/A 1st
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,129 25.4 26.6 No 26.3 No 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,305 29.4 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 846 13.7 13.6 No 14.8 Yes 2nd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,234 74.8 83.9 Yes 84.1 Yes 4th
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 357 25.3 39.5 Yes 29.6 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 63.6 60.5 No 62.3 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.0 24.6 No 27.4 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 21.7 27.1 No 26.2 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 23.9 27.1 No 27.7 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 8.8 8.9 No 8.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 8.0 7.6 No 7.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,600 215.1 221.6 Yes 221.4 Yes 2nd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 322 26.6 25.7 Yes 28.6 Yes 2nd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 167 14.5 17.3 Yes 15.3 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12,179 111.2 137.1 Yes 129.6 Yes 2nd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,174 19.6 23.0 Yes 22.9 Yes 1st
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,291 13.2 17.3 Yes 13.8 No 2nd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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