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  • Survey: 2016 National Survey of Children's Health
  • Starting Point: Title V Maternal and Child Health Services Block Grant Measures
  • State/Region: North Carolina (quick edit)
  • Topic: National Outcome Measures
  • Question: 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)
UnderweightNormal weightOverweight or obeseTotal %
C.I.3.1 - 9.656.8 - 69.825.0 - 37.6
Sample Count28299119
Pop. Est.49,496571,104278,024

C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.

DATA ALERT: 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.

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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 CAHMI: