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State Summary: Colorado, 2019 Health Of Women And Children Report
Colorado
2019 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Colorado, 2019, 2019 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of food insecurity
  • Low neonatal mortality rate
  • High prevalence of neighborhood amenities
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking among women
  • High cost of infant child care
  • High teen suicide rate
Highlights
  • In the past year, HPV immunization among males ages 13-17 increased 24% from 44.0% to 54.4%
  • In the past year, the percentage of infants exclusively breastfed for six months decreased 37% from 35.3% to 22.4%
  • In the past three years, dedicated health care provider among women ages 18-44 decreased 6% from 74.5% to 69.8%
  • In the past three years, teen suicide increased 58% from 12.9 to 20.4 deaths per 100,000 adolescents ages 15-19
  • In the past three years, smoking among women ages 18-44 decreased 20% from 18.4% to 14.7%
  • In the past three years, tobacco use among youth ages 12-17 decreased 47% from 8.9% to 4.7%
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