CDC's State of Vaccine Confidence Insights Report: Vaccination in Rural America Special Report
Examines vaccine confidence and uptake among rural populations in the United States between 2017-2023, with a focus on COVID-19 vaccination. Covers differences in vaccine uptake among rural, suburban, and rural populations. Discusses concerns about vaccination and identifies strategies for successful outreach to rural areas.
Date: 09/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention view details
2022 Preparedness Profile Study
Provides an overview of local health department (LHD) readiness in addressing emergencies and threats. Includes data on percentage of LHDs that focus on issues related to workforce, partnerships, preparedness capacity, and preparedness response activity, with select data broken down by small, medium, and large LHDs.
Author(s): Kellie Hall, Krishna Patel, Deise Galan, et al. Date: 09/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Association of County and City Health Officials view details
Influenza, Tdap, and COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage and Hesitancy Among Pregnant Women — United States, April 2023
Examines influenza, Tdap (tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis), and COVID-19 vaccination coverage among women pregnant during the 2022-23 influenza season. Includes data on vaccination coverage for those living in rural and nonrural areas.
Author(s): Hilda Razzaghi, Katherine E. Kahn, Kayla Calhoun, et al. Citation: MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 72(39), 1065-1071 Date: 09/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention view details
Sex-Based Differences in Odds of Motor Vehicle Crash Injury Outcomes
Results of a study to document the relative odds of various injury outcomes for females versus males while considering a broad range of crash types, pre-crash and crash variables, and occupant demographics. Features statistics with breakdowns including rural or urban location.
Author(s): Matthew J. Craig, Cejun Liu, Fan Zhang, Jacob Enriquez Date: 09/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration view details
State Principles for Financing Substance Use Care, Treatment, and Support Services
Provides an overview of strategies to strengthen and finance evidence-based substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and support services. Focuses on the role of public health to address SUD, the need for appropriate policy, and plans to reduce access issues and health disparities in marginalized communities. Includes considerations and examples from rural areas.
Executive Summary, Webinar
Author(s): Hadley Fitzgerald, Disha Williams Date: 09/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Center for Health Care Strategies view details
Compendium of Measures to Prevent Disease Associated with Animals in Public Settings, 2023
Provides standardized guidelines for public health officials, veterinarians, animal venue operators and exhibitors, farmers, visitors, and those concerned with minimizing health risks from contact with animals. Describes risks from infections such as enteric diseases, rabies, influenza, and others.
Date: 09/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians Animal Contact Compendium Committee view details
Traffic Safety Facts, 2021 Data: State Traffic Data
Contains information on fatal motor vehicle crashes and fatalities, using data from the Fatality Analysis Reporting System. Includes a state-level U.S. map showing percentage change in traffic fatalities from 2020-2021. Features state-by-state statistics on fatalities and fatality rates, percentage change from 1975-2021, population and vehicle miles traveled in 2012 and 2021, registered vehicles and licensed drivers in 2012 and 2021, vehicle type, restraint use, passenger fatalities, alcohol use and survivor status, and speeding-related fatalities by roadway function class, with breakdowns including interstate rural and urban interstate.
Date: 09/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration view details
Montana Surveillance Snapshot: HIV, 2022
Report featuring statistics on HIV cases in Montana. Includes HIV case rate from 2013-2022 with breakdowns by sex, percent of new diagnoses with breakdowns by risk factor, ethnicity, and age, and a county-level map showing numbers of new diagnoses from 2013-2022.
Date: 08/2023 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services view details