State Summary: Utah, 2019 Annual Report
Utah
2019 Annual Report
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State Findings: Utah, 2019, 2019 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity
  • Low percentage of children in poverty
  • Low cancer death rate
Challenges
  • Low rate of primary care physicians
  • Large difference in health status by high school education
  • Low immunization coverage among children
Highlights
  • In the past year, obesity increased 10% from 25.2% to 27.7% of adults
  • Since 2013, high school graduation increased 13% from 76.0% to 86.0% of students
  • In the past year, children in poverty decreased 11% from 10.7% to 9.5% of children
  • In the past two years, mental health providers increased 14% from 293.4 to 335.5 per 100,000 population
  • In the past year, diabetes increased 18% from 7.1% to 8.4% of adults
  • In the past two years, infant mortality increased 12% from 5.0 to 5.6 deaths per 1,000 live births
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