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Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics, 1982-84.

by Matthew F. Najjar

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Center for Health Statistics, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Hyattsville, Md, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Obesity -- United States -- Statistics,
    • Hispanic Americans -- Health and hygiene -- Statistics,
    • Hispanic Americans -- Anthropometry -- Statistics,
    • Nutrition surveys -- United States,
    • Anthropometry -- United States -- statistics,
    • Ethnology -- United States,
    • Hispanic Americans,
    • Obesity -- occurrence -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesVital and health statistics., no. 239, DHHS publication ;, no. (PHS) 89-1689
      ContributionsKuczmarski, Robert J., National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA407.3 .A347 no. 239, RA645.O23 .A347 no. 239
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 106 p. ;
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2147874M
      ISBN 100840604033
      LC Control Number88600356
      OCLC/WorldCa18557563

      In the –84 HHANES survey, nearly 30% of Cuban American men and 34% of Cuban American women were classified as overweight. These data are similar to those seen in Mexican American men and women (30% and 39% resp.) and Puerto Rican American men and women (25% and 37%). The prevalence rates of hypertension among adult (ages ) Mexican Americans, Cuban Americans, and Puerto Ricans were estimated using data from the Hispanic Health and Nutrition.

      This report presents descriptive data for selected anthropometric measurements and provides estimates of overweight and severe overweight by age, race, and sex. This information is from the second National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, a national probability sample survey of the civilian, noninstitutionalized population of the United. This study presents descriptive statistics for head circumference in Mexican American children 6 months to 7 years of age using data from the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

      Overweight Prevalence - Continued References 1. NCHS. Plan and operation of the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, Vital Health Stat ;1(19); DHHS publication no. (PHS) 2. NCHS, M Najjar, R Kuczmarski. Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics: Advance data from vital and health statistics of the National Center for Health Statistics ; no. Description: "This report presents national anthropometric reference data based on health examination survey results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), , for all ages of the U.S. population.


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Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics, 1982-84 by Matthew F. Najjar Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics, [Matthew F Najjar; Robert J Kuczmarski; National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)]. Vital Health Stat Mar;() Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics: Najjar MF, Kuczmarski by: Anthropometric Data and Prevalence of Overweight for Hispanics: by Matthew F.

Najjar and Robert J. Kuczmarski, Dr.P.H., Division of Health Examination Statistics Introduction From through the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) conducted five population based, national health examination surveys.

A major objective of. Abstract. This report presents descriptive data for selected anthropometric measurements and provides estimates of overweight and severe overweight by age and sex, This information is from the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, a sample survey of selected groups of civilian noninstitutionalized Hispanic persons residing in the United States, that was conducted during the Author: National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.).

Anthropometric Data and Prevalence of Overweight for Hispanics Vital and Health Statistics, Series Data from the National Health Survey, No.

DHHS Hyattsville. MD, US Government Printing Office, 41 Stoudt HW, Damon A, McFarland R, et al Weight, Height, and Selected Body Dimensions of by:   Anthropometric Dates and Prevalence of Overweight for Hispanics, pp.

Nufiez, G. Cumulative Trsnma Disorders: M~nagement's Nigh tmam~s for the 90's. Five-year cumulative incidence of obesity (–) was highest in Hispanic males, Hispanic females and African American females.

Among those ages studied both in and ina secular trend towards increased prevalence of obesity was observed over the five-year period (% in% inP > ). Anthropometric Reference Data for Children and Adults: United States, – Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Health Statistics. Hyattsville, Maryland. August DHHS Publication No. – with the dietary and related questionnaire data, and the biochemical determinations, anthropometry is essential and critical information needed to assist in describing the data collected from persons in the NHANES III sample.

Purpose of Anthropometrics Actual stature, weight, and body measurements including skinfolds, girths, and breadths will. Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics: Vital Health Stat ;11(); DHHS publication no.

(PHS) NCHS, Najjar MF, Rowland M. Anthropometric reference data and prevalence of overweight, United States, Obesity and Hispanic Americans.

Among Hispanic American women, percent are overweight or obese, as compared to 64 percent of non-Hispanic white women.

InHispanic Americans were times more likely to be obese than non-Hispanic whites. Anthropometric Reference Data and Prevalence of Overweight: United States, Najjar, M. F., Rowland, M. October 84 pp.

PB PC A05 MF A pdf icon [PDF – MB] No. Prevalence of Diagnosed Diabetes, Undiagnosed Diabetes, and Impaired Glucose Tolerance in Adults Years of Age: United States,   For all ethnic groups the prevalence of overweight was more than the 5% expected by definition.

The lowest prevalence was found in black children and the highest in Samoans. Filipinos showed the most change in the prevalence of overweight between age 1 and age 2 to 4 years: % among 1-year-olds and % among 2- to 4-year-olds.

Comparisons of the to overweight prevalence estimates with data from earlier surveys indicate dramatic increases in all race/sex groups. Overweight prevalence increased 8% between the to and to surveys. Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics:   The increasing prevalence of overweight among US children and adolescents raises concern about early stages of weight accretion and contributing environmental or cultural factors.1, 2, 3 Early childhood is a period of rapid change for body proportions, bone mass, and the ratio of lean to fat tissues.4, 5 Body mass index (weight/ height 2) usually reaches its nadir (referred to as adiposity.

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Author(s): Najjar,Matthew F; Kuczmarski,Robert J; National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.) Title(s): Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics: Population-based anthropometric studies conducted in Malawi in s and earlyreported low prevalence of overweight of 0%- 6% but high prevalence of underweight of up to % (% in males and % in females) demonstrating that under nutrition not overweight was major public health problem in adults then [19–21].

Get this from a library. Anthropometric reference data and prevalence of overweight, United States, [Matthew F Najjar; Michael Rowland; National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)].

Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics: –84 DHHS Publication no. (PHS) Najjar MF, Rowland M.Anthropometric data and prevalence of overweight for Hispanics: – Vital Health Stat. ; 11 ():1– Seeman TE, Charpentier PA, Berkman LF, Tinetti ME, Guralnik JM, Albert M, et al.

Predicting changes in physical performance in a high-functioning elderly cohort: MacArthur studies of successful aging.The main results of the present study are: (1) no significant difference is found between the age groups in the case of either height or body weight, not for the young men or the young women in.