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State Summary: Kansas, 2017 Annual Report
2017 Annual Report
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State Findings: Kansas, 2017, 2017 Annual Report
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight
  • Low drug death rate
  • Lower number of dentists
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • Low per capita public health funding
  • In the past year, obesity decreased 9% from 34.2% to 31.2% of adults
  • In the past five years, drug deaths increased 23% from 9.6 to 11.8 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, infant mortality decreased 5% from 6.4 to 6.1 deaths per 1,000 live births
  • In the past four years, cardiovascular deaths increased 5% from 242.4 to 253.5 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past 10 years, air pollution decreased 29% from 10.3 to 7.3 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter
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