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State Summary: Florida, 2016 Annual Report
Florida
2016 Annual Report
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State Findings: Florida, 2016, 2016 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • Low incidence of pertussis
  • Low rate of cardiovascular deaths
Challenges
  • Low percentage of high school graduation
  • High percentage of children in poverty
  • High percentage of population without insurance
Highlights
  • In the past four years, drug deaths decreased 24% from 17.4 to 13.2 deaths per 100,000 population.
  • In the past year, smoking decreased 10% from 17.6% to 15.8% of adults.
  • In the past year, HPV immunization among females ages 13 to 17 years increased 29% from 28.5% to 36.8%
  • In the past year, immunizations among children ages 19 to 35 months decreased 8% from 72.7% to 66.6%.
  • In the past four years, preventable hospitalizations decreased 16% from 65.3 to 55.1 discharges per 1,000 Medicare enrollees.
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The 2012–2016 data in the above graphs are not directly comparable with prior years. See Methodology for additional information.

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