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State Summary: Kansas, 2019 Annual Report
Kansas
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: Kansas, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low drug death rate
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight
  • Small difference in health status by high school education
Challenges
  • High prevalence of obesity
  • Low rate of dentists
  • Low HPV immunization coverage among adolescent females
Highlights
  • Since 2012, obesity increased 16% from 29.6% to 34.4% of adults
  • In the past 10 years, chlamydia increased 58% from 294.7 to 465.3 cases per 100,000 population
  • In the past three years, violent crime increased 13% from 390 to 439 offenses per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, diabetes increased 10% from 10.5% to 11.6% of adults
  • In the past two years, disparity in health status decreased 32% from 31.7% to 21.6%
  • In the past year, frequent mental distress increased 10% from 11.4% to 12.5% of adults
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