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State Summary: District of Columbia, 2019 Annual Report
District of Columbia
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: District of Columbia, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
  • High rate of mental health providers
  • Low prevalence of diabetes
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High violent crime rate
  • High drug death rate
Highlights
  • In the past year, physical inactivity decreased 15% from 23.0% to 19.6% of adults
  • In the past two years, the percentage of the population without health insurance decreased 10% from 3.9% to 3.5%
  • In the past three years, drug deaths increased 154% from 15.3 to 38.8 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past 10 years, chlamydia increased 28% from 1024.8 to 1312.3 cases per 100,000 population
  • Since 2012, frequent mental distress increased 17% from 10.8% to 12.6% of adults
  • In the past 10 years, infant mortality decreased 38% from 12.2 to 7.6 deaths per 1,000 live births
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