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State Summary: Indiana, 2017 Annual Report
Indiana
2017 Annual Report
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State Findings: Indiana, 2017, 2017 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low percentage of children in poverty
  • Low incidence of Salmonella
  • High meningococcal immunization among adolescents
Challenges
  • High prevalence of smoking
  • Lower number of dentists
  • High levels of air pollution
Highlights
  • In the past year, drug deaths increased 7% from 16.7 to 17.9 deaths per 100,000 population, a 108% increase since 2007
  • In the past two years, children in poverty decreased 40% from 23.3% to 13.9% of children
  • In the past two years, excessive drinking increased 18% from 15.8% to 18.6% of adults
  • In the past eight years, air pollution decreased 27% from 13.2 to 9.7 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter
  • In the past year, premature death increased 3% from 8,208 to 8,471 years lost before age 75 per 100,000 population
WEBSITE: in.gov/health
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