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State Summary: Colorado, 2022 Health Of Women And Children Report
Colorado
2022 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Colorado, 2022, 2022 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of obesity among women
  • Low prevalence of physical inactivity among women
  • High prevalence of neighborhood amenities
Challenges
  • Low percentage of youth who are flourishing
  • High prevalence of alcohol use among youth
  • High prevalence of illicit drug use among women
Highlights
  • Firearm deaths increased 63% from 3.5 to 5.7 deaths per 100,000 children ages 1-19 between 2013-2015 and 2018-2020.
  • Cigarette smoking decreased 34% from 18.4% to 12.1% of women ages 18-44 between 2013-2014 and 2019-2020.
  • Mortality increased 23% from 86.0 to 105.8 deaths per 100,000 women ages 20-44 between 2019 and 2020.
  • Food sufficiency increased 9% from 69.7% to 76.1% of children ages 0-17 between 2018-2019 and 2020-2021.
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