|Hispanic Ethnicity||Age-adjusted Percentage of Adults||Lower Limit||Upper Limit|
Record Count: 3
Data NotesOverweight or obese is defined as a BMI of 25 or more. BMI is calculated by dividing weight in kilograms by the square of height in meters.
In 2016, Utah BRFSS modified its methodology for age adjustment for increased precision. With this change Utah is consistent with both the U.S. and other states using IBIS. Data has been updated from 2011 onward in all chart views to reflect this change. [[br]]
[[br]] Age-adjusted to U.S. 2000 standard population.
Data SourceUtah Data: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Office of Public Health Assessment, Utah Department of Health
- by Year, Utah and U.S., 1989-2016
- by Age and Sex, Utah, 2016
- by Ethnicity, Utah, 2016
- by Local Health District, Utah, 2016
- by Race, Utah, 2015-2016
- by Sex and Year, Utah, 1989-2016
- by Education, Utah Adults 25+, 2016
- by Income, Utah, 2016
- by Utah Small Area, 2015-2016
DefinitionThe proportion of persons age 18 years and older who have a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 25.0 kg/m^2^ calculated from self-reported weight and height.
How We Calculated the Rates
|Numerator:||The number of respondents age 18 years and older who have a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 25.0 kg/m^2^ calculated from self-reported weight and height.|
|Denominator:||The number of respondents age 18 years and older for whom BMI can be calculated from their self-reported weight and height (excludes unknowns or refusals for weight and height).|
Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 10/27/2017