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State Summary: Arizona, 2016 Health Of Women And Children Report
Arizona
2016 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Arizona, 2016, 2016 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of smoking in women
  • Low percentage of household smoke
  • Low prevalence of tobacco use in children
Challenges
  • Low percentage of dental visits in women
  • Low percentage of home health visits
  • High prevalence of adverse childhood experiences
Highlights
  • There is wide variation in women's (38th), infants' (20th), and children's (49th) health rankings in Arizona.
  • It is far behind other states in clinical care (47th) and policy (46th) categories.
  • Arizona ranks in the top 10 in three smoking measures - smoking among women, household smoke, and youth tobacco use.
  • The state ranks 45th in both publicly-funded women’s health services and concentrated disadvantage.
  • On measures of community & environment for children, it has room for improvement, ranking 49th in adverse childhood experiences and supportive neighborhoods.
WEBSITE: azdhs.gov
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