Health

7.

Children who are in a healthy weight zone

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56%NANA48%67%53%68%59%

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2014Change2012LatinoWhiteAfrican
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Alameda2058%NANA45%67%47%70%60%
AlpineNANANANANANANANANA
Amador2756%NANA63%56%NANANA
Butte3256%NANA41%61%54%NA55%
Calaveras2058%NANA55%60%NANANA
Colusa5545%NANA43%53%NANANA
Contra Costa1460%NANA46%70%51%68%67%
Del Norte4652%NANA59%49%NANANA
El Dorado466%NANA56%70%52%NA66%
Fresno4851%NANA46%62%52%58%59%
Glenn3156%NANA54%58%NANANA
Humboldt3555%NANA45%61%56%NA48%
Imperial5348%NANA48%59%40%NA30%
Inyo5149%NANA39%61%NANA43%
Kern5249%NANA44%59%47%60%52%
Kings5448%NANA44%59%43%NA43%
Lake2856%NANA46%61%53%NA52%
Lassen2956%NANA53%55%NANA68%
Los Angeles4153%NANA47%65%52%68%58%
Madera5049%NANA46%60%58%NA48%
Marin271%NANA49%81%51%NANA
Mariposa1261%NANA58%66%NANA31%
Mendocino4452%NANA47%57%33%NA51%
Merced4452%NANA50%56%49%61%51%
Modoc1061%NANA57%71%NANANA
Mono1061%NANA52%72%NANANA
Monterey4950%NANA47%64%46%60%NA
Napa4352%NANA44%64%41%NANA
Nevada664%NANA57%65%NANA60%
Orange762%NANA50%74%63%73%73%
Placer368%NANA56%71%59%71%66%
Plumas178%NANA80%82%NANANA
Riverside3455%NANA51%65%57%64%55%
Sacramento2457%NANA49%63%53%63%58%
San Benito5641%NANA37%45%NANANA
San Bernardino3755%NANA50%64%56%66%62%
San Diego1460%NANA52%71%56%68%62%
San Francisco1760%NANA43%71%45%69%64%
San Joaquin4053%NANA47%59%53%62%50%
San Luis Obispo1361%NANA51%67%39%NA66%
San Mateo564%NANA49%76%56%67%NA
Santa Barbara2358%NANA52%70%62%72%68%
Santa Clara862%NANA47%71%57%72%64%
Santa Cruz1859%NANA47%74%46%NA73%
Shasta961%NANA52%65%53%NA50%
SierraNA42%*NANANA44%*NANANA
Siskiyou2656%NANA57%60%NANA51%
Solano3854%NANA48%60%50%58%58%
Sonoma2258%NANA48%66%58%67%52%
Stanislaus4253%NANA49%57%53%61%55%
Sutter3655%NANA47%60%53%NA60%
Tehama3953%NANA46%57%NANA53%
Trinity1660%NANANA61%NANANA
Tulare4751%NANA50%58%54%61%49%
Tuolumne1959%NANA65%59%NANA50%
Ventura2557%NANA47%67%61%69%59%
Yolo3056%NANA45%67%58%64%43%
Yuba3256%NANA46%62%52%NA64%

Notes

7. Children who are in a healthy weight zoneIncludes the percentage of students in seventh grade who are in the Healthy Fitness Zone for Body Composition. Children Now analysis of county-level data and county-level race/ethnicity 2012-13 data obtained from California Department of Education (CDE), California Physical Fitness Test, DataQuest (May 2014). The 2012 Scorecard data is based on Kidsdata.org analysis of CDE, Physical Fitness Testing Research Files, 2009-10 as cited on Kidsdata.org (July 2014) For Sierra county, Children Now calculated a 3-year average for 2014 Scorecard data including race/ethnicity (combining 2010-11, 2011-12, and 2012-13) and for 2012 Scorecard data (combining 2008-09, 2009-10, and 2010-11) in lieu of a low number event.

NA (Not Available)Data that are not available are noted as NA. The most frequent reasons for NAs include the unavailability of longitudinal data, fewer than 10 cases (low number events), and statistically unstable estimates.

*Data that are created from a 3-year average or a larger confidence interval are noted with an asterisk (*).

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