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State Summary: Tennessee, 2020 Annual Report
Tennessee
2020 Annual Report
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State Findings: Tennessee, 2020, 2020 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High percentage of high school graduation
  • Low racial gap in high school graduation
Challenges
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High premature death rate
  • High violent crime rate
Highlights
  • Air pollution decreased 40% between 2007-2009 and 2017-2019 from 12.0 to 7.2 micrograms of fine particulate per cubic meter
  • High-speed internet increased 15% between 2015 and 2018 from 74.8% to 85.7% of households
  • Preventable hospitalizations decreased 18% between 2012 and 2018 from 5,876 to 4,792 discharges per 100,000 Medicare enrollees
  • Chlamydia increased 26% between 2008 and 2018 from 451.1 to 569.0 cases per 100,000 population
  • Premature death increased 10% between 2013 and 2018 from 9,088 to 9,981 years lost before age 75 per 100,000 population
  • Depression increased 30% between 2011 and 2019 from 19.2% to 25.0% of adults
WEBSITE: tn.gov/health
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