State Summary: District of Columbia, 2021 Annual Report
District of Columbia
2021 Annual Report
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State Findings: District of Columbia, 2021, 2021 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of frequent physical distress
  • High per capita public health funding
  • Low percentage of adults who avoided care due to cost
Challenges
  • High racial disparity in premature death rates
  • High prevalence of non-medical drug use
  • High prevalence of high-risk HIV behaviors
Highlights
  • Smoking decreased 22% from 14.5% to 11.3% of adults between 2017 and 2020
  • Voter participation increased 15% from 62.9% to 72.6% of U.S. citizens age 18 and older between 2014/2016 and 2018/2020
  • Annual dental visits decreased 11% from 76.0% to 67.9% of adults between 2016 and 2020
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