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State Summary: Utah, 2018 Annual Report
Utah
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: Utah, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of diabetes
  • Low percentage of children in poverty
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress
Challenges
  • Low rate of primary care physicians
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • Low HPV immunization coverage among adolescent females
Highlights
  • In the past five years, high school graduation increased 12% from 76.0% to 85.2% of students
  • In the past seven years, chlamydia increased 43% from 220.7 to 315.7 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past four years, meningococcal immunization increased 40% from 61.0% to 85.1% of adolescents ages 13 to 17
  • In the past five years, low birthweight increased 4% from 6.9% to 7.2% of live births
  • In the past year, mental health providers increased 8% from 293.4 to 317.5 per 100,000 population
  • In the past five years, cancer deaths increased 6% from 142.3 to 150.4 deaths per 100,000 population
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