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State Summary: New York, 2017 Annual Report
New York
2017 Annual Report
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State Findings: New York, 2017, 2017 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of obesity
  • Higher number of primary care physicians
  • Low premature death rate
Challenges
  • High prevalence of physical inactivity
  • High incidence of chlamydia
  • Large disparity in health status by educational attainment
Highlights
  • In the past five years, low birthweight decreased 5% from 8.2% to 7.8% of live births
  • In the past five years, drug deaths increased 49% from 8.2 to 12.2 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past five years, cardiovascular deaths decreased 6% from 274.9 to 257.6 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, diabetes increased 7% from 9.8% to 10.5% of adults
  • In the past 10 years, premature death decreased 10% from 6,350 to 5,701 years lost before age 75 per 100,000 population
WEBSITE: health.ny.gov
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