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State Summary: New Jersey, 2020 Annual Report
New Jersey
2020 Annual Report
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State Findings: New Jersey, 2020, 2020 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of 2+ adverse childhood experiences
  • Low economic hardship index score
  • Low prevalence of high-risk HIV behaviors
Challenges
  • Low flu vaccination coverage among adults
  • High residential segregation
  • Low percentage of fluoridated water
Highlights
  • Violent crime decreased 33% between 2009 and 2019 from 308 to 207 offenses per 100,000 population
  • Households below the poverty level decreased 8% between 2017 and 2019 from 10.2% to 9.4%
  • Mental health providers increased 30% between 2016 and 2020 from 188.9 to 245.1 per 100,000 population
  • Chlamydia increased 27% between 2013 and 2018 from 319.6 to 405.5 cases per 100,000 population
  • Drug deaths increased 9% between 2017 and 2018 from 29.8 to 32.4 deaths per 100,000 population
  • Low birthweight racial gap increased 16% between 2017 and 2018 from 5.8 to 6.7 percentage points
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