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State Summary: Tennessee, 2021 Annual Report
Tennessee
2021 Annual Report
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State Findings: Tennessee, 2021, 2021 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High rate of high school graduation
  • Low percentage of housing with lead risk
Challenges
  • High prevalence of frequent mental distress
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High prevalence of cigarette smoking
Highlights
  • Adults who avoided care due to cost decreased 25% from 15.8% to 11.8% between 2018 and 2020
  • Insufficient sleep decreased 16% from 40.0% to 33.7% of adults between 2018 and 2020
  • Drug deaths increased 14% from 26.9 to 30.6 deaths per 100,000 population between 2018 and 2019
WEBSITE: tn.gov/health
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