Obesity and Related Indicators - Herkimer 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) 469 17.3 N/A N/A 16.5 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 502 18.5 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 971 35.9 N/A N/A 33.8 N/A 2nd
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) 254 16.0 N/A N/A 15.9 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 262 16.5 N/A N/A 16.3 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 516 32.5 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) 196 18.1 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 228 21.1 N/A N/A 18.5 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 424 39.3 N/A N/A 35.8 N/A 3rd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 322 24.8 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) 377 29.0 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 277 14.3 13.6 No 14.8 No 2nd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,600 85.5 83.9 No 84.1 No 2nd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 92 19.7 39.5 Yes 29.6 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 74.5 60.5 Yes 62.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 38.2 24.6 Yes 27.4 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 31.9 27.1 No 26.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 20.9 27.1 No 27.7 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 13.9 8.9 No 8.2 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 6.8 7.6 No 7.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 712 244.4 221.6 Yes 221.4 Yes 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 74 25.5 25.7 No 28.6 Yes 1st
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 25.3 17.3 Yes 15.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,591 132.0 137.1 Yes 129.6 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 629 23.0 23.0 No 22.9 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 329 14.7 17.3 Yes 13.8 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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