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State Summary: Delaware, 2019 Annual Report
Delaware
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: Delaware, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • High percentage of high school graduation
  • Low percentage of uninsured population
  • High HPV immunization coverage among adolescent females
Challenges
  • High prevalence of obesity
  • Low rate of dentists
  • High drug death rate
Highlights
  • In the past year, obesity increased 5% from 31.8% to 33.5% of adults
  • Since 2012, excessive drinking decreased 18% from 22.1% to 18.1% of adults
  • In the past three years, occupational fatalities decreased 20% from 4.9 to 3.9 deaths per 100,000 workers
  • In the past three years, drug deaths increased 61% from 18.1 to 29.2 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past 10 years, violent crime decreased 40% from 703 to 424 offenses per 100,000 population
  • Since 2012, frequent mental distress increased 18% from 10.5% to 12.4% of adults
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