State Summary: Alabama, 2021 Health Of Women And Children
Alabama
2021 Health of Women And Children Report
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State Findings: Alabama, 2021, 2021 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • High rate of high school graduation
  • Low racial gap in high school graduation rates
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking among women
Challenges
  • High child mortality rate
  • Low prevalence of food sufficiency among children
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions among women
Highlights
  • Children in poverty decreased 21% from 27.2% to 21.4% of children ages 0-17 between 2013 and 2019
  • Household smoke decreased 22% from 21.5% to 16.8% of children ages 0-17 between 2016-2017 and 2019-2020
  • Flu vaccination decreased 16% from 32.8% to 27.6% of women ages 18-44 between 2014-2015 and 2018-2019
  • Teen suicide increased 18% from 9.1 to 10.7 deaths per 100,000 adolescents ages 15-19 between 2014-2016 and 2017-2019
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