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State Summary: Wisconsin, 2017 Annual Report
Wisconsin
2017 Annual Report
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State Findings: Wisconsin, 2017, 2017 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low percentage of uninsured population
  • High percentage of high school graduation
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • Low per capita public health funding
Highlights
  • In the past year, diabetes increased 17% from 8.4% to 9.8% of adults
  • In the past two years, excessive drinking increased 12% from 23.3% to 26.2% of adults
  • In the past five years, the percentage uninsured decreased 44% from 9.9% to 5.5% of the population
  • In the past eight years, air pollution decreased 35% from 11.3 to 7.4 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter
  • In the past 10 years, drug deaths increased 89% from 8.0 to 15.1 deaths per 100,000 population
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