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State Summary: New Hampshire, 2015 Annual Report
New Hampshire
2015 Annual Report
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State Findings: New Hampshire, 2015, 2015 Annual Report
Strengths
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • Low percentage of children in poverty
  • High immunization coverage among adolescents
Challenges
  • Low per capita public health funding
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High rate of drug deaths
Highlights
  • In the past year, physical inactivity decreased 14% from 22.4% to 19.3% of adults.
  • In the past 2 years, drug deaths increased 29% from 11.2 to 14.5 per 100,000 population.
  • In the past 2 years, poor physical health days decreased 11% from 3.7 to 3.3 days in the previous 30 days.
  • In the past 10 years, infant mortality increased 2% from 4.8 to 4.9 deaths per 1,000 live births.
  • Since 1990, cardiovascular deaths decreased 46% from 392.3 to 213.3 per 100,000 population.
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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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