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State Summary: Hawaii, 2015 Annual Report
Hawaii
2015 Annual Report
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State Findings: Hawaii, 2015, 2015 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low rate of preventable hospitalizations
  • Few poor mental health days
  • Low prevalence of obesity
Challenges
  • High incidence of Salmonella
  • Low immunization among adolescents for Tdap
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
Highlights
  • In the past year, immunizations among children ages 19 to 35 months increased 11% from 66.5% to 73.7%.
  • In the past 2 years, diabetes increased 26% from 7.8% to 9.8% of adults.
  • In the past 5 years, air pollution increased 13% from 6.7 to 7.6 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter.
  • In the past 5 years, lack of health insurance decreased 25% from 8.0% to 6.0% of the population.
  • In the past 20 years, children in poverty increased 32% from 12.8% to 16.9% of children.
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*Negative value denotes below US average; positive value denotes above US average. **Difference in the percentage of adults aged 25 and older with vs. without a high school education who report their health is very good or excellent.


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