Children Overweight or Obese

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Definitions: Overweight is defined as the percentage of students who were overweight, that is at or above the 85th percentile but below the 95th percentile for body mass index. Obese is defined as the percentage of students who were obese, that is at or above the 95th percentile for body mass index.

Data Source: Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), Maternal and Child Health Service (MCH), MCH Assessment, Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System

Footnotes: YRBSS data not available by county due to survey sampling procedures. 
LAST UPDATED OR EDITED: September 19, 2014.