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State Summary: Missouri, 2021 Health Of Women And Children
Missouri
2021 Health of Women And Children Report
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State Findings: Missouri, 2021, 2021 Health Of Women And Children
Strengths
  • High rate of high school graduation
  • High supply of pediatricians
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
Challenges
  • High prevalence of smoking among women
  • Low prevalence of exercise among women
  • High child mortality rate
Highlights
  • Food insecurity decreased 31% from 16.9% to 11.7% of households between 2011-2013 and 2017-2019
  • Uninsured increased 27% from 5.1% to 6.5% of children ages 0-18 between 2017 and 2019
  • Excessive drinking increased 30% from 17.6% to 22.8% of women ages 18-44 between 2013-2014 and 2018-2019
  • Teen births decreased 32% from 30.0 to 20.3 births per 1,000 females ages 15-19 between 2013 and 2019
WEBSITE: health.mo.gov
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