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State Summary: Connecticut, 2022 Health Of Women And Children Report
Connecticut
2022 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Connecticut, 2022, 2022 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • Low child mortality rate
  • Low prevalence of multiple chronic conditions among women
  • Low teen birth rate
Challenges
  • High prevalence of asthma among children
  • High racial disparity between children who identified as other race and white children in poverty
  • High prevalence of high-risk HIV behaviors among women
Highlights
  • Flu vaccination increased 26% from 36.4% to 46.0% of women ages 18-44 between 2017-2018 and 2019-2020.
  • Mortality increased 24% from 79.0 to 97.7 deaths per 100,000 women ages 20-44 between 2019 and 2020.
  • Infant mortality decreased 9% from 4.7 to 4.3 deaths per 1,000 live births between 2016-2017 and 2018-2019.
  • Well-child visits decreased 9% from 90.1% to 82.1% of children ages 0-17 between 2016-2017 and 2020-2021.
WEBSITE: ct.gov/dph
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