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State Summary: Wyoming, 2018 Health Of Women And Children Report
Wyoming
2018 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Wyoming, 2018, 2018 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • Low percentage of low-risk cesarean deliveries
  • Low prevalence of concentrated disadvantage
  • High prevalence of protective family routines and habits among children ages 0-17
Challenges
  • Low immunization coverage among children
  • High teen suicide rate
  • Low prevalence of cervical cancer screening
Highlights
  • Since the 2016 edition, maternal mortality increased 11% from 22.2 to 24.6 deaths per 100,000 live births
  • Since the 2016 edition, well-woman visits among women ages 18-44 increased 8% from 54.6% to 58.9%
  • Since the 2016 edition, tobacco use during pregnancy decreased 10% from 16.9% to 15.2% of live births
  • Since the 2016 edition, infant mortality increased 8% from 5.2 to 5.6 deaths per 1,000 live births
  • Since the 2016 edition, tobacco use among youth ages 12-17 decreased 26% from 10.9% to 8.1%
  • Since the 2016 edition, teen suicide increased 30% from 22.2 to 28.9 deaths per 100,000 adolescents ages 15-19
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