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State Summary: Georgia, 2019 Annual Report
Georgia
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: Georgia, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High meningococcal immunization coverage among adolescents
  • Low drug death rate
Challenges
  • Low immunization coverage among children
  • High prevalence of low birthweight
  • Low rate of mental health providers
Highlights
  • Since 2013, high school graduation increased 20% from 67.0% to 80.6% of students
  • Since 2012, obesity increased 16% from 28.0% to 32.5% of adults
  • In the past year, smoking decreased 8% from 17.5% to 16.1% of adults
  • In the past three years, violent crime decreased 13% from 378 to 327 offenses per 100,000 population
  • In the past two years, mental health providers increased 12% from 122.5 to 137.3 per 100,000 population
  • Since 2012, diabetes increased 24% from 10.2% to 12.6% of adults
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