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State Summary: South Dakota, 2021 Annual Report
South Dakota
2021 Annual Report
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State Findings: South Dakota, 2021, 2021 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of frequent mental distress
  • Low prevalence of insufficient sleep
  • Low levels of air pollution
Challenges
  • High racial disparity in premature death rates
  • High prevalence of two or more adverse childhood experiences
  • High occupational fatality rate
Highlights
  • HPV vaccination increased 85% from 38.6% to 71.5% of adolescents ages 13-17 between 2016 and 2020
  • Preventable hospitalizations decreased 28% from 4,733 to 3,421 discharges per 100,000 Medicare beneficiaries between 2017 and 2019
  • Low birthweight increased 15% from 6.1% to 7.0% of live births between 2015 and 2019
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