Obesity and Related Indicators - Niagara 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) 1,559 16.7 N/A N/A 16.5 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,846 19.8 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,405 36.5 N/A N/A 33.8 N/A 3rd
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) 883 15.8 N/A N/A 15.9 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 995 17.8 N/A N/A 16.3 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,878 33.7 N/A N/A 32.2 N/A 3rd
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) 681 18.2 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 851 22.8 N/A N/A 18.5 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,532 41.1 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) 898 24.5 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,085 29.5 24.2 Yes 28.0 No 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 823 16.2 13.6 Yes 14.8 Yes 4th
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4,276 85.9 83.9 No 84.1 No 2nd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 189 15.7 39.5 Yes 29.6 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 64.2 60.5 No 62.3 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 30.7 24.6 No 27.4 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 23.8 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 27.1 27.1 No 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 8.1 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 10.7 7.6 No 7.2 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,631 284.2 221.6 Yes 221.4 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 307 33.6 25.7 Yes 28.6 Yes 3rd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 222 25.3 17.3 Yes 15.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 13,665 160.2 137.1 Yes 129.6 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,616 30.5 23.0 Yes 22.9 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,427 20.0 17.3 Yes 13.8 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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