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State Summary: North Dakota, 2019 Annual Report
North Dakota
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: North Dakota, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • Low percentage of children in poverty
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High occupational fatality rate
  • Low rate of mental health providers
Highlights
  • Since 2012, smoking decreased 13% from 21.9% to 19.1% of adults
  • In the past year, obesity increased 6% from 33.1% to 35.1% of adults
  • In the past three years, primary care physicians increased 14% from 136.3 to 154.9 per 100,000 population
  • Since 2005, violent crime increased 254% from 79 to 281 offenses per 100,000 population
  • In the past 10 years, children in poverty decreased 35% from 15.3% to 9.9% of children
  • Since 2012, frequent mental distress increased 47% from 7.8% to 11.5% of adults
WEBSITE: health.nd.gov
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