2016 National Survey of Children's Health
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Title V Maternal and Child Health Services Block Grant Measures
State/Region: Nationwide (quick edit)
National Outcome Measures
NOM 20: Overweight/obesity, age 10-17 years
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National Outcome Measure 20: Percent of children and adolescents, age 10-17 years, who are overweight or obese (BMI at or above the 85th percentile)
|Underweight||Normal weight||Overweight or obese||Total %
|C.I.||5.6 - 7.0||61.1 - 64.0||29.8 - 32.6||
C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.
The majority of measures have missing values less than 2% (unweighted). This measure has >=2% of missing cases. To learn about the impact of the missing values on the population count estimates click here.
Required citation: Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative. Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health. 2016 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) data query. Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from www.childhealthdata.org. CAHMI: www.cahmi.org.