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State Summary: Wyoming, 2016 Annual Report
Wyoming
2016 Annual Report
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State Findings: Wyoming, 2016, 2016 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • Low percentage of children in poverty
  • Small disparity in health status by educational attainment
Challenges
  • Low immunization coverage among adolescents
  • High prevalence of low birthweight
  • Lower number of primary care physicians
Highlights
  • In the past three years, drug deaths increased 34% from 13.2 to 17.7 deaths per 100,000 population.
  • In the past year, physical inactivity increased 19% from 22.1% to 26.2% of adults.
  • In the past year, HPV immunization among females ages 13 to 17 years decreased 21% from 33.6% to 26.5%
  • In the past year, HPV immunization among males ages 13 to 17 years increased 54% from 12.2% to 18.8%.
  • In the past five years, infant mortality decreased 24% from 7.2 to 5.5 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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