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State Summary: South Dakota, 2017 Annual Report
South Dakota
2017 Annual Report
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State Findings: South Dakota, 2017, 2017 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • Low prevalence of frequent mental distress
  • Low prevalence of diabetes
Challenges
  • High incidence of Salmonella
  • High occupational fatality rate
  • Low Tdap immunization coverage among adolescents
Highlights
  • In the past year, immunizations among children decreased 7% from 75.6% to 70.4% of children ages 19 to 35 months
  • In the past five years, smoking decreased 21% from 23.0% to 18.1% of adults
  • In the past three years, violent crime increased 30% from 322 to 418 offenses per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, diabetes decreased 15% from 9.3% to 7.9% of adults
  • In the past seven years, premature death increased 15% from 6,641 to 7,627 years lost before age 75 per 100,000 population
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