State Findings: Missouri, 2022, 2022 Health Of Women And Children Report
Low prevalence of illicit drug use among youth
High prevalence of physical activity among children
High prevalence of cervical cancer screening
High child mortality rate
High prevalence of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)
High prevalence of cigarette smoking during pregnancy
Firearm deaths increased 100% from 5.7 to 11.4 deaths per 100,000 females ages 20-44 between 2013-2015 and 2018-2020.
HPV vaccination increased 50% from 35.8% to 53.6% of adolescents ages 13-17 between 2016 and 2020.
Flu vaccination increased 25% from 32.6% to 40.7% of women ages 18-44 between 2017-2018 and 2019-2020.
Mortality increased 21% from 120.9 to 146.1 deaths per 100,000 women ages 20-44 between 2019 and 2020.
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