Students Who Are Overweight or Obese, by Race/Ethnicity and Grade Level

Year(s): 2018

Kern CountyPercent
Race/EthnicityGrade 5Grade 7Grade 9
African American/Black39.9%45.9%47.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native40.6%45.8%49.4%
Asian American34.6%35.8%36.5%
Filipino33.9%32.8%35.6%
Hispanic/Latino50.5%49.8%49.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander36.6%45.5%53.2%
White33.1%34.7%40.1%
Multiracial38.6%38.0%33.5%