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State Summary: Rhode Island, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Rhode Island
2020 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Rhode Island, 2020, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of students experiencing homelessness
  • Low mortality rate among women ages 20-44
  • High prevalence of women with a dedicated health care provider
Challenges
  • High percentage of housing with lead risk
  • Low enrollment in early childhood education
  • High prevalence of physical inactivity among women
Highlights
  • Early childhood education enrollment decreased 22% in the past two years from 50.4% to 39.2% of children ages 3-4
  • Adequate prenatal care decreased 10% in the past year from 86.6% to 77.9% of live births
  • Mortality decreased 14% in the past two years from 82.7 to 70.9 deaths per 100,000 women ages 20-44
  • Infant mortality decreased 9% in the past four years from 6.5 to 5.9 deaths per 1,000 live births
WEBSITE: health.ri.gov
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