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State Summary: Nebraska, 2019 Annual Report
Nebraska
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: Nebraska, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low drug death rate
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High prevalence of obesity
  • Large difference in health status by high school education
Highlights
  • Since 2012, obesity increased 20% from 28.4% to 34.1% of adults
  • Since 2013, high school graduation increased 4% from 86.0% to 89.1% of students
  • Since 1993, low birthweight increased 42% from 5.3% to 7.5% of live births
  • In the past three years, primary care physicians increased 7% from 148.0 to 158.2 per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, violent crime decreased 7% from 306 to 285 offenses per 100,000 population
  • Since 2013, diabetes increased 20% from 8.1% to 9.7% of adults
WEBSITE: dhhs.ne.gov
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