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State Summary: Illinois, 2018 Health Of Women And Children Report
Illinois
2018 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Illinois, 2018, 2018 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • High prevalence of adolescent well-visits
  • High prevalence of cervical cancer screening
  • High prevalence of neighborhood amenities
Challenges
  • Low percentage of publicly-funded women's health services needs met
  • High cost of infant child care
  • Low prevalence of children with adequate health insurance
Highlights
  • Since the 2016 edition, drug deaths increased 23% from 9.8 to 12.1 deaths per 100,000 females ages 15-44
  • Since the 2016 edition, dental visits among women ages 18-44 increased 7% from 65.4% to 70.0%
  • Since the 2016 edition, the state mPINC score increased 5% from 77% to 81%
  • Since the 2016 edition, infant mortality increased 2% from 6.2 to 6.3 deaths per 1,000 live births
  • Since the 2016 edition, meningococcal immunization among adolescents ages 13-17 increased 9% from 77.1% to 83.9%
  • Since the 2016 edition, teen suicide increased 27% from 6.3 to 8.0 deaths per 100,000 adolescents ages 15-19
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