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State Summary: North Dakota, 2018 Health Of Women And Children Report
North Dakota
2018 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: North Dakota, 2018, 2018 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight births
  • Low prevalence of 2+ adverse childhood experiences
  • Low drug death rate among women
Challenges
  • High prevalence of overweight or obesity among children
  • Low prevalence of children with adequate health insurance
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking among women
Highlights
  • Since the 2016 edition, drug deaths increased 102% from 4.2 to 8.5 deaths per 100,000 females ages 15-44
  • Since the 2016 edition, smoking among women ages 18-44 decreased 7% from 21.5% to 20.1%
  • Since the 2016 edition, neonatal mortality increased 16% from 3.8 to 4.4 deaths per 1,000 live births
  • Since the 2016 edition, the percentage of infants exclusively breastfed for six months increased 23% from 21.0% to 25.9%
  • Since the 2016 edition, homeless family households decreased 35% from 6.5 to 4.2 per 10,000 households
  • Since the 2016 edition, child mortality decreased 13% from 25.7 to 22.3 deaths per 100,000 children ages 1-18
WEBSITE: health.nd.gov
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