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State Summary: Missouri, 2019 Annual Report
Missouri
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: Missouri, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • High percentage of high school graduation
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • High rate of primary care physicians
Challenges
  • High violent crime rate
  • Low Tdap immunization coverage among adolescents
  • High prevalence of frequent mental distress
Highlights
  • In the past year, obesity increased 8% from 32.5% to 35.0% of adults
  • In the past 10 years, chlamydia increased 35% from 396.5 to 534.6 cases per 100,000 population
  • Since 2013, children in poverty decreased 19% from 22.6% to 18.3% of children
  • In the past two years, mental health providers increased 13% from 171.5 to 193.7 per 100,000 population
  • Since 2012, diabetes increased 13% from 10.2% to 11.5% of adults
  • Since 1990, infant mortality decreased 39% from 10.5 to 6.4 deaths per 1,000 live births
WEBSITE: health.mo.gov
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