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State Summary: Alaska, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Alaska
2020 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Alaska, 2020, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • High prevalence of exercise among women
  • High prevalence of physical activity among children
  • Low percentage of housing with lead risk
Challenges
  • High prevalence of 2+ adverse childhood experiences
  • Low percentage of high school graduation
  • High incidence of chlamydia among females
Highlights
  • Food insecurity decreased 19% in the past three years from 13.3% to 10.8% of households
  • Low-risk cesarean delivery decreased 20% in the past four years from 20.8% to 16.7% of singleton, term, vertex, first births
  • Obesity increased 22% in the past four years from 26.8% to 32.7% of women ages 18-44
  • Child mortality increased 35% in the past four years from 33.1 to 44.8 deaths per 100,000 children ages 1-19
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