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State Summary: North Dakota, 2020 Annual Report
North Dakota
2020 Annual Report
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State Findings: North Dakota, 2020, 2020 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low economic hardship index score
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress
  • Low racial gap in low birthweight
Challenges
  • High prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High occupational fatality rate
  • High premature death racial inequality
Highlights
  • Violent crime increased 19% between 2015 and 2019 from 239 to 285 offenses per 100,000 population
  • Economic hardship index score increased 40% between 2017 and 2019 from 15 to 21
  • HPV immunization increased 33% between 2017 and 2019 from 57.8% to 76.9% of adolescents ages 13-17
  • Preventable hospitalizations decreased 14% between 2012 and 2018 from 4,783 to 4,128 discharges per 100,000 Medicare enrollees
  • Frequent mental distress increased 53% between 2014 and 2019 from 7.4% to 11.3% of adults
  • Low birthweight racial gap decreased 28% between 2017 and 2018 from 4.3 to 3.1 percentage points
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