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State Summary: Alaska, 2021 Annual Report
Alaska
2021 Annual Report
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State Findings: Alaska, 2021, 2021 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of frequent mental distress
  • High per capita public health funding
  • Low prevalence of high-risk HIV behaviors
Challenges
  • High racial disparity in premature death rates
  • High occupational fatality rate
  • Low prevalence of having a dedicated health care provider
Highlights
  • Depression decreased 21% from 20.2% to 15.9% of adults between 2018 and 2020
  • Flu vaccination increased 17% from 33.8% to 39.6% of adults between 2018 and 2020
  • Annual dental visits decreased 10% from 69.3% to 62.5% of adults between 2018 and 2020
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