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State Summary: Ohio, 2016 Health Of Women And Children Report
Ohio
2016 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Ohio, 2016, 2016 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • Low percentage of uninsured women
  • High percentage of births at baby-friendly facilities
  • Low prevalence of homeless family households
Challenges
  • Low percentage of publicly-funded women's health services needs met
  • High neonatal mortality rate
  • High prevalence of missed school days
Highlights
  • Ohio has the most room for improvement in the behaviors (43rd) and outcomes (41st) categories, ranking 44th in behaviors among women, and 45th in infant outcomes.
  • It ranks in the bottom 15 in smoking among women, smoking during pregnancy, youth tobacco use, and household smoke.
  • The state ranks 4th in the children’s policy category and 15th in the infants’ policy category.
  • In Ohio 15% of publicly-funded women’s health services needs are met (49th) and 55% of pregnancies are unintended (38th).
  • There are 19.3 drug deaths per 100,000 females ages 15 to 44 compared with the national average of 12.0 deaths per 100,000.
WEBSITE: odh.ohio.gov
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