Adult obesity statistics forSchenectady County, NY

According to the World Health Organization, as of 2014, the United States (U.S.) average Body Mass Index (BMI) ranked 17th out of more than 200 countries. This means only 16 other countries, of those tested, averaged higher BMIs than the U.S. [1] The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention backs up this data reporting nearly 40-percent of the population (about 93 million people) in the U.S. were obese as of 2015-16.[2]

In Schenectady, men average a BMI of 32.0 and women come in at a BMI of 32.0. The typical weight of men is 219 pounds with women weighing 189 pounds.

The average pounds to lose in Schenectady is 62 pounds. That is 11% higher than the state average of 56 pounds and 5% higher than the country average of 59 pounds.

Average Weight
219 lbs
189 lbs

Average weight to lose62.0pounds

State Avg55.9pounds

Country Avg59.0pounds

Obesity averages forMen

In Schenectady, the average age of obese men is 47. The average BMI for males is 32.0, approximately 0% higher than female.

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Obesity averages forWomen

44average age

In Schenectady, the average age of obese women is 44. The average BMI for females is 32.0, approximately 0% lower than male.

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The data provided for Schenectady, NY is based, specifically, on people interested in weight-loss supplements, fat burners, meal replacement shakes, and other products/services designed for people trying to lose weight.