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State Summary: Alabama, 2020 Annual Report
Alabama
2020 Annual Report
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State Findings: Alabama, 2020, 2020 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High high school graduation rate
  • Low racial gap in high school graduation
Challenges
  • High premature death rate
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High prevalence of cigarette smoking
Highlights
  • Occupational fatalities increased 30% between 2011-2013 and 2016-2018 from 5.3 to 6.9 deaths per 100,000 workers
  • Mental health providers increased 33% between 2016 and 2020 from 85.0 to 112.7 per 100,000 population
  • Teen births decreased 50% between 2008 and 2018 from 50.5 to 25.2 births per 1,000 females ages 15-19
  • Frequent mental distress increased 26% between 2015 and 2019 from 13.9% to 17.5% of adults
  • Diabetes increased 19% between 2011 and 2019 from 11.8% to 14.0% of adults
  • High school graduation increased 25% between 2011 and 2018 from 72.0% to 90.0% of students
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