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State Summary: Washington, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Washington
2020 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Washington, 2020, 2020 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity among women
  • High prevalence of high-speed internet in households with children
  • High prevalence of preventive dental care in children
Challenges
  • High prevalence of students experiencing homelessness
  • Low immunization coverage among children
  • Low prevalence of cervical cancer screening
Highlights
  • Food insecurity decreased 25% in the past four years from 13.7% to 10.3% of households
  • Uninsured increased 7% in the past year from 8.5% to 9.1% of women ages 19-44
  • Smoking decreased 24% in the past four years from 15.8% to 12.0% of women ages 18-44
  • Infant mortality decreased 16% in the past four years from 4.9 to 4.1 deaths per 1,000 live births
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