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Table 3 Age-specific population and high BMI counts within the study sample during the last 24 months (September 2011 to September 2013)

From: Using data from patient interactions in primary care for population level chronic disease surveillance: The Sentinel Practices Data Sourcing (SPDS) project

SLA~ Age Quantified BMI*: Denominator (n) [proportion of sample population (%)] Obese Overweight/obese
Kiama (A) 18-24 367 [19.7] 42 101
25-34 366 [17.1] 75 178
35-44 513 [20.9] 164 336
45-54 782 [30.6] 283 557
55-64 979 [35.6] 372 782
65-74 958 [45.7] 354 726
75 & Above 1125 [61] 275 735
Total ^ 5090 [32.4] 1565 3415
Shellharbour (C) 18-24 510 [10.4] 132 257
25-34 754 [11.8] 277 465
35-44 778 [12.6] 366 602
45-54 983 [18.3] 445 779
55-64 832 [19.2] 367 689
65-74 744 [22.4] 333 610
75 & Above 775 [24.6] 228 524
Total ^ 5376 [16.0] 2148 3926
Shoalhaven (C) - Pt A 18-24 528 [37.5] 90 187
25-34 596 [33.6] 200 345
35-44 696 [38.8] 277 507
45-54 987 [51.1] 417 751
55-64 1119 [58] 470 892
65-74 993 [63.9] 417 798
75 & Above 1004 [68.9] 261 676
Total ^ 5923 [50.0] 2132 4156
Shoalhaven (C) - Pt B 18-24 468 [21.9] 55 135
25-34 524 [21.1] 147 296
35-44 823 [27.1] 252 541
45-54 1258 [36.1] 414 889
55-64 1492 [39.6] 517 1102
65-74 1641 [49.8] 625 1290
75 & Above 1481 [57.5] 376 990
Total ^ 7687 [37.0] 2386 5243
Wollongong (C) - Inner 18-24 583 [26.1] 73 167
25-34 729 [23.6] 161 355
35-44 1048 [31.7] 295 681
45-54 1179 [38.4] 414 846
55-64 1042 [38.4] 372 782
65-74 870 [41.8] 355 688
75 & Above 1138 [51.7] 322 746
Total ^ 6589 [35.2] 1992 4265
Wollongong (C) Bal 18-24 441 [19.1] 87 181
25-34 634 [20.3] 252 422
35-44 812 [26.4] 373 622
45-54 1099 [38.6] 476 850
55-64 970 [39] 467 804
65-74 891 [43.8] 424 714
75 & Above 1195 [54.8] 350 811
Total ^ 6042 [33.4] 2429 4404
Entire sample 18-24 2897 [19.5] 479 1028
25-34 3603 [19] 1112 2061
35-44 4670 [23.5] 1727 3289
45-54 6288 [32.6] 2449 4672
55-64 6434 [35.8] 2565 5051
65-74 6097 [42.4] 2508 4826
75 & Above 6718 [50.1] 1812 4482
Total ^ 36707 [30.9] 12652 25409
  1. *Only includes patients with both height and weight recorded.
  2.  ~ No patients identified in Jervis Bay Territory for this indicator.
  3. ^All region stratified totals also exclude patients without a recorded age.