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State Summary: Kansas, 2022 Health Of Women And Children Report
Kansas
2022 Health of Women and Children Report
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State Findings: Kansas, 2022, 2022 Health Of Women And Children Report
Strengths
  • High prevalence of reading, singing or storytelling
  • High prevalence of physical activity among children
  • High prevalence of dental visits among women
Challenges
  • High prevalence of multiple chronic conditions among women
  • High prevalence of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)
  • Low supply of pediatricians
Highlights
  • Firearm deaths increased 124% from 2.9 to 6.5 deaths per 100,000 children ages 1-19 between 2013-2015 and 2018-2020.
  • Frequent mental distress increased 36% from 16.6% to 22.5% of women ages 18-44 between 2017-2018 and 2019-2020.
  • Household smoke decreased 36% from 19.6% to 12.6% of children ages 0-17 between 2018-2019 and 2020-2021.
  • Well-woman visits increased 12% from 64.4% to 72.0% of women ages 18-44 between 2014-2015 and 2019-2020.
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