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State Summary: Kansas, 2020 Annual Report
Kansas
2020 Annual Report
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State Findings: Kansas, 2020, 2020 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low income inequality
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight
Challenges
  • High prevalence of household food insecurity
  • Low prevalence of exercise
  • High prevalence of obesity
Highlights
  • Occupational fatalities decreased 52% between 1988-1990 and 2016-2018 from 11.5 to 5.5 deaths per 100,000 workers
  • High-speed internet increased 9% between 2015 and 2018 from 81.4% to 88.4% of households
  • HPV immunization increased 44% between 2017 and 2019 from 34.4% to 49.5% of adolescents ages 13-17
  • Chlamydia increased 66% between 2007 and 2018 from 294.7 to 488.5 cases per 100,000 population
  • Frequent physical distress increased 16% between 2015 and 2019 from 10.0% to 11.6% of adults
  • Suicide increased 41% between 2009 and 2018 from 13.8 to 19.5 deaths per 100,000 population
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