Obesity and Related Indicators - Bronx County

2013-2015

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYC Rate 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) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% obese (95th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
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) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
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) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% obese (95th percentile or higher ) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% overweight or obese (85th percentile or higher) # (2014-2016) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy overweight but not obese (BMI 25-less than 30) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15,576 29.2 26.6 Yes 26.7 Yes 4th
% of pregnant women in WIC who were pre-pregnancy obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2010-2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14,400 27.0 24.2 Yes 21.4 Yes 1st
% obese (95th percentile or higher) children in WIC (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 11,793 13.9 13.6 Yes 12.7 Yes 2nd
% of children in WIC viewing TV 2 hours or less per day (aged 2-4 years) (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 65,730 76.6 83.9 Yes 83.8 Yes 4th
% of WIC infants breastfeeding at least 6 months (2013-2015) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7,402 41.8 39.5 Yes 47.0 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults overweight or obese (BMI 25 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 67.1 60.5 No 58.0 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults obese (BMI 30 or higher) (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 31.0 24.6 No 23.3 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted % of adults who did not participate in leisure time physical activity in last 30 days (2013-2014) (Table) (Map) N/A 33.6 27.1 No 28.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted % of adults eating 5 or more fruits or vegetables per day (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 6.3 27.1 Yes 9.4 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed diabetes (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 13.8 8.9 Yes 11.6 No 4th
Age-adjusted % of adults with physician diagnosed angina, heart attack or stroke # (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,163 252.7 221.6 Yes 221.9 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 948 23.8 25.7 Yes 20.6 Yes 1st
Diabetes mortality (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,029 25.6 17.3 Yes 20.3 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted hospitalization rate per 100,000
Cardiovascular disease hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 74,248 184.3 137.1 Yes 148.8 Yes 4th
Cerebrovascular disease (stroke) hospitalizations (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 10,817 26.9 23.0 Yes 23.1 Yes 4th
Diabetes hospitalizations (primary diagnosis) (2012-2014) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 15,136 36.7 17.3 Yes 22.8 Yes 4th

N/A: Data not available

#: Data not available for NYC counties

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