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State Summary: Pennsylvania, 2020 Annual Report
Pennsylvania
2020 Annual Report
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State Findings: Pennsylvania, 2020, 2020 Annual Report
Strengths
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • Low economic hardship index score
  • Low uninsured rate
Challenges
  • High percentage of housing with lead risk
  • High racial disparity in low birthweight
  • High residential segregation
Highlights
  • High-speed internet increased 8% between 2015 and 2018 from 81.2% to 88.1% of households
  • Flu vaccination coverage increased 19% between 2018 and 2019 from 40.3% to 48.1% of adults
  • Smoking decreased 18% between 2013 and 2019 from 21.0% to 17.3% of adults
  • Low birthweight racial gap increased 28% between 2017 and 2018 from 6.7 to 8.6 percentage points
  • Obesity increased 16% between 2011 and 2019 from 28.6% to 33.2% of adults
  • Suicide increased 26% between 2010 and 2018 from 12.2 to 15.4 deaths per 100,000 population
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