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Health Behaviors and Conditions : Health Conditions In Jefferson County
 
Percent of live births to mothers who were overweight or obese based on BMI before pregnancy

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Percent of live births to mothers who were overweight or obese based on BMI before pregnancy 2010-2012

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 40.3% 39.6% 41.1% *
Region 21 40.3% 39.6% 41.1% *
Colorado 43.5% 43.3% 43.7% *
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of live births where mothers gained an appropriate amount of weight during pregnancy according to pre-pregnancy BMI

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Percent of live births where mothers gained an appropriate amount of weight during pregnancy according to pre-pregnancy BMI 2010-2012

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 34.2% 33.5% 34.9% *
Region 21 34.2% 33.5% 34.9% *
Colorado 33.8% 33.6% 34.0% *
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of adults aged 18+ years who are obese

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Percent of adults (aged 18+ years) who are obese (Body Mass Index (BMI) ≥ 30) 2011-2012

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 19.7% 17.6% 21.7% 30.6%
Region 21 19.7% 17.6% 21.7% 30.6%
Colorado 20.3% 19.6% 21.1% 30.6%
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of adults aged 18+ years who are overweight or obese

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Percent of adults (aged 18+ years) who are overweight or obese (Body Mass Index (BMI) ≥ 25) 2011-2012

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 53.4% 50.7% 56.0% *
Region 21 53.4% 50.7% 56.0% *
Colorado 55.9% 55.0% 56.8% *
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of children aged 2-14 years who are obese

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Percent of children (aged 2-14 years) who are obese (Body Mass Index (BMI) ≥ 95th percentile) 2010-2012

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 15.5% 8.6% 22.5% 14.6%
Region 21 15.5% 8.6% 22.5% 14.6%
Colorado 14.8% 12.7% 16.8% 14.6%
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of children aged 2-14 years who are overweight or obese

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Percent of children (aged 2-14 years) who are overweight or obese (Body Mass Index (BMI) ≥ 85th percentile) 2010-2012

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 25.8% 17.6% 34.0% *
Region 21 25.8% 17.6% 34.0% *
Colorado 27.4% 24.7% 30.0% *
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of children aged 2-14 years who are underweight

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Percent of children (aged 2-14 years) who are underweight (Body Mass Index (BMI) < 5th percentile) 2010-2012

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 15.0% 7.3% 22.6% *
Region 21 15.0% 7.3% 22.6% *
Colorado 10.1% 8.4% 11.8% *
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of high school students who are obese

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Percent of high school students who are obese (Body Mass Index (BMI) ≥ 95th percentile) 2011

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County * * * 14.6%
Region 21 * * * 14.6%
Colorado 7.3% 4.9% 9.7% 14.6%
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of high school students who are overweight

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Percent of high school students who are overweight (Body Mass Index (BMI) 85th to < 95th percentile) 2011

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County * * * *
Region 21 * * * *
Colorado 10.7% 8.3% 13.2% *
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of adults aged 18+ years who have ever had cholesterol screening and been told by a health care provider that they had high blood cholesterol

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Percent of adults (aged 18+ years) who have ever had their cholesterol screened and a health care provider told them they had high blood cholesterol 2011

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 34.4% 31.1% 37.7% 13.5%
Region 21 34.4% 31.1% 37.7% 13.5%
Colorado 33.5% 32.4% 34.7% 13.5%
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
 
Percent of adults aged 18+ years who have ever been told by a health care provider that they had high blood pressure

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Percent of adults (aged 18+ years) who have ever been told by a health care provider that they had high blood pressure 2011

  Percentage Lower Confidence Limit Upper Confidence Limit Healthy People 2020
Jefferson County 24.9% 22.2% 27.7% 26.9%
Region 21 24.9% 22.2% 27.7% 26.9%
Colorado 25.0% 24.0% 26.0% 26.9%
* Indicates no data was collected for this indicator
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