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State Summary: New Hampshire, 2018 Annual Report
New Hampshire
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: New Hampshire, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low infant mortality rate
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • Low prevalence of diabetes
Challenges
  • High drug death rate
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low per capita public health funding
Highlights
  • In the past three years, drug deaths increased 120% from 14.5 to 31.9 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past five years, smoking decreased 9% from 17.2% to 15.7% of adults
  • In the past eight years, chlamydia increased 113% from 122.1 to 260.6 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past five years, the percentage uninsured decreased 52% from 12.3% to 5.9% of the population
  • In the past two years, primary care physicians increased 4% from 157.4 to 163.0 per 100,000 population
  • In the past three years, frequent physical distress increased 23% from 9.7% to 11.9% of adults
WEBSITE: dhhs.nh.gov
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