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State Summary: Vermont, 2018 Annual Report
Vermont
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: Vermont, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low infant mortality rate
  • Low percentage of uninsured population
  • Low violent crime rate
Challenges
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High prevalence of frequent mental distress
Highlights
  • In the past three years, drug deaths increased 32% from 12.9 to 17.0 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past two years, chlamydia decreased 24% from 357.0 to 269.9 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past five years, air pollution decreased 25% from 6.9 to 5.2 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter
  • In the past year, mental health providers increased 6% from 407.3 to 433.4 per 100,000 population
  • In the past five years, cardiovascular deaths increased 12% from 213.0 to 237.5 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past four years, frequent mental distress increased 35% from 9.6% to 13.0% of adults
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