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State Summary: Georgia, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Georgia
2020 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Georgia, 2020, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking among women
  • Low percentage of housing with lead risk
  • High prevalence of ADD/ADHD treatment
Challenges
  • High percentage of uninsured women ages 19-44
  • Low prevalence of food sufficiency among children
  • High prevalence of physical inactivity among women
Highlights
  • Food insecurity decreased 28% in the past four years from 15.7% to 11.3% of households
  • Children in poverty decreased 22% in the past four years from 26.3% to 20.5% of children ages 0-17
  • Chlamydia increased 16% in the past four years from 1725.0 to 1999.2 cases per 100,000 females ages 15-44
  • Low birthweight increased 6% in the past two years from 9.5% to 10.1% of live births
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