State Summary: Texas, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Texas
2020 Health of Women and Children
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State Findings: Texas, 2020, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • High percentage of high school graduation
  • Low racial disparity in high school graduation
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress among women
Challenges
  • Low prevalence of reading, singing or storytelling
  • High teen birth rate
  • High percentage of uninsured women ages 19-44
Highlights
  • Children in poverty decreased 14% in the past four years from 24.6% to 21.1% of children ages 0-17
  • Flu vaccination decreased 19% in the past two years from 33.1% to 26.7% of women ages 18-44
  • HPV vaccination increased 32% in the past two years from 32.9% to 43.5% of adolescents ages 13-17
  • Smoking during pregnancy decreased 31% in the past four years from 3.9% to 2.7% of live births
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