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State Summary: South Dakota, 2018 Annual Report
South Dakota
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: South Dakota, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight
  • Low prevalence of frequent mental distress
  • Low drug death rate
Challenges
  • High prevalence of smoking
  • High incidence of Salmonella
  • Low rate of primary care physicians
Highlights
  • In the past year, obesity increased 8% from 29.6% to 31.9% of adults
  • In the past two years, children in poverty decreased 8% from 18.1% to 16.6% of children ages 0 to 17
  • In the past five years, chlamydia increased 20% from 418.7 to 504.5 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past four years, meningococcal immunization increased 44% from 51.7% to 74.5% of adolescents ages 13 to 17
  • In the past year, mental health providers increased 6% from 162.2 to 171.4 per 100,000 population
  • In the past three years, cardiovascular deaths increased 2% from 232.5 to 238.3 deaths per 100,000 population
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