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State Summary: Virginia, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Virginia
2020 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Virginia, 2020, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • High prevalence of female college graduates
  • Low percentage of serious drinking water violations
  • High prevalence of food sufficiency among children
Challenges
  • Low WIC coverage among children ages 1-4
  • High prevalence of insufficient sleep among women
  • Low percentage of publicly-funded women's health services needs met
Highlights
  • Children in poverty decreased 13% in the past four years from 15.8% to 13.7% of children ages 0-17
  • WIC coverage decreased 12% in the past year from 45.7% to 40.1% of children ages 1-4
  • HPV vaccination increased 40% in the past two years from 39.2% to 54.9% of adolescents ages 13-17
  • Smoking decreased 23% in the past four years from 18.3% to 14.1% of women ages 18-44
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