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Oregon PRAMS: 1998-99 Results

Body Mass Index


Percent

Underweight (bmi < 18.5) 5.5%
Normal (18.5 <= bmi < 25.0) 53.1%
Overweight (25.0 <= bmi < 30.0) 22.1%
Obese (bmi >= 30.0) 19.3%
(n = 1,728)

  • All results are weighted.
  • These results are for surveys that were mailed to mothers from November 1998 through October 1999. Child's dates of birth were from 8/1/98 through 8/9/99.
  • The number of respondents (n) is the number of women who chose the responses above.
  • Percents may not add to 100.0 due to rounding.

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