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State Summary: North Carolina, 2020 Annual Report
North Carolina
2020 Annual Report
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State Findings: North Carolina, 2020, 2020 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of 2+ adverse childhood experiences
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
Challenges
  • High prevalence of high-risk HIV behaviors
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High prevalence of avoided care due to cost
Highlights
  • Occupational fatalities increased 38% between 2012-2014 and 2016-2018 from 3.7 to 5.1 deaths per 100,000 workers
  • High-speed internet increased 11% between 2015 and 2018 from 78.4% to 86.8% of households
  • Severe housing problems decreased 7% between 2007-2011 and 2013-2017 from 16.2% to 15.1% of occupied housing units
  • High school graduation racial gap increased 10% between 2017 and 2018 from 8.7 to 9.6 percentage points
  • Mental health providers increased 21% between 2016 and 2020 from 219.1 to 265.5 per 100,000 population
  • Frequent mental distress increased 21% between 2014 and 2019 from 11.4% to 13.8% of adults
WEBSITE: ncdhhs.gov
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