Percentage obese (95th percentile or higher) children (aged 2-4 years) in WIC

Source:2013-2015 NYS Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System Data as of May, 2017

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  Obese children Average WIC children (aged 2-4 years) Percentage
Region/County Total 2013-2015
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 2,972 5,055 19.6
Suffolk 4,718 7,457 21.1
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 11,793 28,367 13.9
Kings 16,563 48,053 11.5
New York 6,003 16,800 11.9
Queens 11,687 27,956 13.9
Richmond 1,344 2,997 14.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 520 1,477 11.7
Orange 1,520 4,479 11.3
Putnam 251 529 15.8
Rockland 1,747 5,613 10.4
Sullivan 350 813 14.4
Ulster 311 693 15.0
Westchester 4,115 8,500 16.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 846 2,054 13.7
Columbia 249 467 17.8
Greene 164 347 15.8
Rensselaer 593 1,335 14.8
Saratoga 301 730 13.7
Schenectady 582 1,319 14.7
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 167 388 14.4
Herkimer 277 647 14.3
Montgomery 257 477 17.9
Otsego 179 384 15.6
Schoharie 119 266 14.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 327 752 14.5
Essex 144 312 15.4
Franklin 217 538 13.4
Hamilton s 35 s
Warren 217 492 14.7
Washington 321 672 15.9
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 697 1,796 12.9
Lewis 143 380 12.5
St. Lawrence 387 870 14.8
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 268 595 15.0
Cortland 204 502 13.5
Madison 497 1,154 14.4
Oneida 845 1,939 14.5
Onondaga 1,590 3,906 13.6
Oswego 570 1,213 15.7
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 745 1,886 13.2
Chenango 279 616 15.1
Delaware 233 403 19.3
Tioga 225 492 15.2
Tompkins 235 566 13.8
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 385 948 13.5
Livingston 164 392 14.0
Monroe 2,236 5,617 13.3
Ontario 339 681 16.6
Schuyler 73 148 16.5
Seneca 118 246 16.0
Steuben 365 832 14.6
Wayne 308 707 14.5
Yates 65 146 14.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 147 458 10.7
Cattaraugus 299 754 13.2
Chautauqua 656 1,515 14.4
Erie 2,619 7,195 12.1
Genesee 370 810 15.2
Niagara 823 1,691 16.2
Orleans 144 319 15.0
Wyoming 80 213 12.5
New York State 84,976 208,991 13.6

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