State Summary: Maine, 2021 Health Of Women And Children
Maine
2021 Health of Women And Children Report
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State Findings: Maine, 2021, 2021 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of concentrated disadvantage
  • High immunization coverage among children
  • Low prevalence of overweight or obesity among children
Challenges
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions among women
  • High prevalence of frequent mental distress among women
  • High prevalence of asthma among children
Highlights
  • Children in poverty decreased 21% from 17.4% to 13.8% of children ages 0-17 between 2015 and 2019
  • Preventive dental care decreased 9% from 84.6% to 77.0% of children ages 1-17 between 2016-2017 and 2019-2020
  • Physical inactivity increased 32% from 14.9% to 19.7% of women ages 18-44 between 2013-2014 and 2018-2019
  • Teen births decreased 48% from 17.4 to 9.1 births per 1,000 females ages 15-19 between 2013 and 2019
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