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State Summary: Arizona, 2018 Annual Report
Arizona
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: Arizona, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low cancer death rate
  • Low occupational fatality rate
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight
Challenges
  • Low percentage of high school graduation
  • High levels of air pollution
  • Lower rate of mental health providers
Highlights
  • In the past two years, smoking increased 11% from 14.0% to 15.6% of adults
  • In the past five years, children in poverty decreased 23% from 27.0% to 20.8% of children ages 0 to 17
  • In the past five years, chlamydia increased 43% from 358.0 to 511.5 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, mental health providers increased 6% from 121.9 to 129.3 per 100,000 population
  • In the past 25 years, cancer deaths decreased 10% from 186.3 to 168.4 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past two years, frequent mental distress increased 10% from 11.2% to 12.3% of adults
WEBSITE: azdhs.gov
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