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State Summary: West Virginia, 2021 Annual Report
West Virginia
2021 Annual Report
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State Findings: West Virginia, 2021, 2021 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • Low prevalence of high-risk HIV behaviors
  • Low percentage of severe housing problems
Challenges
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions
  • High prevalence of insufficient sleep
  • High prevalence of cigarette smoking
Highlights
  • Chlamydia increased 58% from 198.2 to 313.0 cases per 100,000 population between 2018 and 2019
  • Adults who avoided care due to cost decreased 26% from 14.9% to 11.1% between 2018 and 2020
  • Frequent mental distress decreased 15% from 20.6% to 17.5% of adults between 2019 and 2020
WEBSITE: dhhr.wv.gov
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