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State Summary: Maine, 2017 Annual Report
Maine
2017 Annual Report
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State Findings: Maine, 2017, 2017 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low violent crime rate
  • Higher number of mental health providers
  • Low incidence of chlamydia
Challenges
  • High prevalence of smoking
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • Lower number of dentists
Highlights
  • In the past two years, diabetes increased 12% from 9.5% to 10.6% of adults
  • In the past 10 years, air pollution decreased 35% from 9.9 to 6.4 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter
  • In the past three years, drug deaths increased 52% from 11.0 to 16.7 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, infant mortality decreased 4% from 6.9 to 6.6 deaths per 1,000 live births, however, it increased by 20% in the past five years
  • In the past two years, immunizations among children decreased 17% from 84.7% to 70.6% of children ages 19 to 35 months
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