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Overweight 9th - 12th Graders by Race/Ethnicity in Oklahoma

Race/Ethnicity 2009 2011 2013 2015 2017
American Indian or Alaska Native 23.7% * 17.9% 16.0% 20.1%
Asian, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander * * * * 14.3%
African American 17.3% * 22.0% * 22.8%
Hispanic or Latino 22.6% 19.1% * 17.6% 23.0%
Caucasian 13.4% 14.7% 14.4% 14.7% 12.8%
Multiple 20.3% * 11.3% 16.1% 19.2%

(*) Calculations may have been surpressed due to cell size less than 20 or less than 50.

Source: Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), Center for Health Statistics, Health Care Information, Youth Risk Behavior Survey 2017, on Oklahoma Statistics on Health Available for Everyone (OK2SHARE).