2016 National Survey of Children's Health
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Child and Family Health Measures
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Physical, Oral Health and Functional Status
Indicator 1.4: Weight status (BMI) in 4 categories, age 10-17 years
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Indicator 1.4: What is the weight status of this child based on Body Mass Index (BMI)-for-age, age 10-17 years?
|Underweight (less than 5th percentile)||Normal weight (5th to 84th percentile)||Overweight (85th to 94th percentile)||Obese (95th percentile or above)||Total %
|C.I.||3.1 - 9.6||56.8 - 69.8||13.3 - 24.8||9.2 - 17.0||
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.