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State Summary: Wisconsin, 2016 Annual Report
Wisconsin
2016 Annual Report
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State Findings: Wisconsin, 2016, 2016 Annual Report
Strengths
  • High percentage of high school graduation
  • Low percentage of population without insurance
  • Low prevalence of diabetes
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • Low per capita public health funding
Highlights
  • In the past five years, drug deaths increased 23% from 11.4 to 14.0 deaths per 100,000 population.
  • In the past year, children in poverty increased 13% from 16.2% to 18.3% of children.
  • In the past two years, HPV immunization among females ages 13 to 17 years increased 29% from 36.8% to 47.3%
  • In the past year, meningococcal immunization among children ages 13 to 17 years increased 11% from 73.8% to 81.6%.
  • In the past year, disparity in health status by education decreased 20% from 32.2% to 25.8%.
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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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