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State Summary: Wisconsin, 2018 Annual Report
Wisconsin
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: Wisconsin, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • High percentage of high school graduation
  • Low percentage of uninsured population
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High incidence of pertussis
  • Low per capita public health funding
Highlights
  • In the past six years, obesity increased 16% from 27.7% to 32.0% of adults
  • In the past three years, air pollution decreased 25% from 9.1 to 6.8 micrograms of fine particles per cubic meter
  • In the past three years, chlamydia increased 13% from 411.6 to 466.0 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, HPV immunization among males ages 13 to 17 increased 29% from 37.8% to 48.8%
  • In the past three years, children in poverty decreased 21% from 18.4% to 14.5% of children ages 0 to 17
  • In the past year, premature death increased 6% from 6,437 to 6,821 years lost before age 75 per 100,000 population
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