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Utah Vital Signs: Women's Health

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Indicator

Overall birth rates

Teenage pregnancy rate

Births to unmarried mothers

Percent of women with pre-term birth

Percent of uninsured non-elderly women

Percent of women who have had dental visits

Rate of women aged 40+ who receive mammograms

Rate of women aged 18+ who receive pap smears

Breast cancer rate

Cervical cancer rate

Percent of women with high blood pressure

 

 

Percent of women receiving prenatal care in 1st trimester

Percent of women Living in Poverty

 

 

 


 

Percent of women with four or more years of college

Percent of businesses owned by women

Percent of median income for women for full time work

Percent of women's voter registration

Percent of women's voter turnout

Rank or Percent

1st  (17.6 per 1000 in 2013)

43rd (48  per 1000; for ages 15-19 in 2008))

50th (18.9% in 2013; 9656 births for all ages)

9.14% (in Utah in 2013; 4,654 pre-term births)

~12% (ages 0-64)

68.6% of all Utah adults (2012)

65.8% (within last two years; 2013)

70.2% (2012; for U.S. 77.4% in 2012)

116.3 (2011); ranked 40th in U.S.

5.4 (2011); ranked 46th in U.S.

4.9% for female 18-34 (2013)
13% for female 35-49 (2013)
34.5% for female 50-64 (2013)
56.1% for female 65+ (2013)

76.41% (total #38,905) (2013)

26.5% for 18-24 years (2013)
13.9% for 25-34 years (2013)      
12.2% for 35-44 years (2013)      
8.2%  for 45-54 years (2013)     
8.6% for 55-64 years (2013)     
7.3% for 65-74 years (2013)      
10.4% for 75+ years  (2013)
averages to 12.44%

28% had bachelor’s degree or higher (2012)

28.7% or 7.8 million non-farm business in U.S. (2007)

70% of median earnings; $34,062 vs $48,540 male (2012)

60.9%

54%

Source

Utah Department of Health - IBIS-PH Query

Office of Adolsence Health & Guttmacher -table 1.1

NVS Reports Vol. 64 No. 1 January 15, 2015 - Table 1-4

Utah Department of Health - IBIS-PH

Utah Department of Health - Report

Utah Department of Health - Report

Utah Department of Health - Report

Utah Department of Health - Report

CDC

CDC

Utah Department of Health - Report

 

 

Utah Department of Health - IBIS-PH Query

Utah Department of Health - Report

 

 

 


 

Women in the Utah Labor Force

Census Bureau Survey of Business Owners

Women in the Utah Labor Force - Utah State Gov

U.S. Census Bureau: Voting & Registration, Table 4b

U.S. Census Bureau: Voting & Registration, Table 4b

Utah Vital Statistics - Women's Health

Gender health disparities impact women and children's access to health information and health services. Improving the status of women through education and social and economic development are essential to promote women's health and population health.

Rankings: 50th = Lowest, 1st Highest