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State Summary: Idaho, 2016 Annual Report
Idaho
2016 Annual Report
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State Findings: Idaho, 2016, 2016 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of smoking
  • Low violent crime rate
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight
Challenges
  • Low percentage of high school graduation
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • Lower number of primary care physicians
Highlights
  • In the past five years, drug deaths increased 31% from 10.0 to 13.1 deaths per 100,000 population.
  • In the past year, children in poverty increased 21% from 14.6% to 17.7% of children.
  • In the past year, Tdap immunization among adolescents ages 13 to 17 years increased 17% from 70.8% to 82.5%.
  • In the past year, disparity in health status by education decreased 5% from 28.7% to 27.4%.
  • In the past three years, infant mortality increased 10% from 5.1 to 5.6 deaths per 1,000 live births.
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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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