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State Summary: Montana, 2018 Annual Report
Montana
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: Montana, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low drug death rate
  • Low prevalence of obesity
  • High per capita public health funding
Challenges
  • Low immunization coverage among children
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Lower rate of primary care physicians
Highlights
  • In the past five years, drug deaths decreased 9% from 13.8 to 12.6 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past six years, smoking decreased 22% from 22.1% to 17.2% of adults
  • In the past three years, air pollution increased 19% from 5.7 to 6.8 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter
  • In the past three years, occupational fatalities increased 23% from 5.2 to 6.4 deaths per 100,000 workers
  • In the past four years, meningococcal immunization increased 38% from 51.6% to 71.2% of adolescents ages 13 to 17
  • In the past six years, cancer deaths increased 3% from 178.3 to 183.3 deaths per 100,000 population
WEBSITE: dphhs.mt.gov
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