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State Summary: Nevada, 2019 Annual Report
Nevada
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: Nevada, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of obesity
  • High HPV immunization coverage among adolescent males
  • Low percentage of children in poverty
Challenges
  • High violent crime rate
  • Low rate of primary care physicians
  • High cardiovascular death rate
Highlights
  • In the past year, high school graduation increased 10% from 73.6% to 80.9% of students
  • Since 2012, immunizations among children ages 19-35 months increased 10% from 64.7% to 71.3%
  • In the past 10 years, chlamydia increased 46% from 370.9 to 542.4 cases per 100,000 population
  • Since 2003, dentists increased 36% from 40.3 to 54.7 per 100,000 population
  • Since 2013, diabetes increased 20% from 8.9% to 10.7% of adults
  • In the past year, frequent physical distress increased 12% from 13.0% to 14.5% of adults
WEBSITE: dhhs.nv.gov
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