Obesity and Related Indicators - Rockland 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) 1,937 16.7 N/A N/A 16.5 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,026 17.5 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 3,963 34.2 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) 1,092 16.1 N/A N/A 15.9 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,139 16.8 N/A N/A 16.3 N/A 2nd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,231 32.9 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) 846 17.4 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 2nd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 885 18.2 N/A N/A 18.5 N/A 1st
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,731 35.6 N/A N/A 35.8 N/A 2nd
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,293 27.8 26.6 Yes 26.3 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,477 17.9 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,747 10.4 13.6 Yes 14.8 Yes 1st
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,229 97.3 83.9 Yes 84.1 Yes 1st
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,270 71.2 39.5 Yes 29.6 Yes 1st
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 23.1 24.6 No 27.4 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 35.7 27.1 Yes 26.2 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.4 27.1 No 27.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 7.4 8.9 No 8.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 5.5 7.6 No 7.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,175 182.8 221.6 Yes 221.4 Yes 1st
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 294 24.8 25.7 Yes 28.6 Yes 1st
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 116 10.1 17.3 Yes 15.3 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,957 109.0 137.1 Yes 129.6 Yes 1st
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,560 23.2 23.0 No 22.9 No 3rd
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,128 10.8 17.3 Yes 13.8 Yes 1st

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