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State Summary: Florida, 2018 Annual Report
Florida
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: Florida, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low incidence of pertussis
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • Low cancer death rate
Challenges
  • High percentage of uninsured population
  • High incidence of Salmonella
  • Lower rate of mental health providers
Highlights
  • In the past five years, obesity increased 13% from 25.2% to 28.4% of adults
  • In the past two years, high school graduation increased 4% from 77.9% to 80.7% of students
  • In the past five years, children in poverty decreased 20% from 25.4% to 20.3% of children ages 0 to 17
  • In the past nine years, chlamydia increased 48% from 315.5 to 467.4 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past 25 years, cancer deaths decreased 8% from 197.4 to 181.4 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past 10 years, violent crime decreased 44% from 723 to 408 offenses per 100,000 population
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