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State Summary: North Carolina, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
North Carolina
2020 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: North Carolina, 2020, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of 2+ adverse childhood experiences
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • High prevalence of well-woman visits
Challenges
  • High prevalence of food insecurity
  • High incidence of chlamydia among females
  • High percentage of children in poverty
Highlights
  • Early childhood education enrollment increased 12% in the past year from 40.7% to 45.5% of children ages 3-4
  • Uninsured increased 10% in the past year from 4.8% to 5.3% of children ages 0-18
  • Chlamydia increased 9% in the past year from 2020.8 to 2208.8 cases per 100,000 females ages 15-44
  • Excessive drinking increased 29% in the past four years from 14.1% to 18.2% of women ages 18-44
WEBSITE: ncdhhs.gov
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