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State Summary: South Carolina, 2018 Annual Report
South Carolina
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: South Carolina, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
  • Low incidence of pertussis
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • High prevalence of diabetes
  • High premature death rate
  • Low immunization coverage among children
  • In the past six years, obesity increased 11% from 30.8% to 34.1% of adults
  • In the past six years, smoking decreased 19% from 23.1% to 18.8% of adults
  • In the past three years, occupational fatalities increased 38% from 4.8 to 6.6 deaths per 100,000 workers
  • In the past four years, Tdap immunization increased 24% from 71.9% to 89.4% of adolescents ages 13 to 17
  • In the past two years, primary care physicians increased 4% from 124.3 to 128.9 per 100,000 population
  • In the past three years, premature death increased 7% from 8,592 to 9,232 years lost before age 75 per 100,000 population
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