Obesity and Related Indicators - Ulster 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) 1,294 17.1 N/A N/A 16.5 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,506 19.9 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,800 37.0 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) 703 16.2 N/A N/A 15.9 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 820 18.9 N/A N/A 16.3 N/A 4th
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,523 35.1 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) 591 18.1 N/A N/A 17.3 N/A 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 720 22.0 N/A N/A 18.5 N/A 3rd
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,311 40.2 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) 559 26.9 26.6 No 26.3 No 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 640 30.8 24.2 Yes 28.0 Yes 3rd
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 311 15.0 13.6 No 14.8 No 3rd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,765 85.0 83.9 No 84.1 No 2nd
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 149 27.4 39.5 Yes 29.6 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 59.9 60.5 No 62.3 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 26.4 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 26.5 27.1 No 26.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 29.3 27.1 No 27.7 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 6.6 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 8.5 7.6 No 7.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,700 226.9 221.6 Yes 221.4 Yes 2nd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 220 29.6 25.7 Yes 28.6 Yes 2nd
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 126 16.9 17.3 No 15.3 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 9,219 130.3 137.1 Yes 129.6 No 3rd
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,931 27.3 23.0 Yes 22.9 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 816 12.7 17.3 Yes 13.8 Yes 2nd

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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