Key Health Data About Minnesota

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Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2013 Census Population Estimates 5,420,380
% Poverty (2011-2012 2-Year Average) 49 10%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2012) 46 8.3%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2012) 33 6.2%
Adult Health Indicator References sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2011 Yr End) 29 6,040
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 20 110,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 48 10.9%
Cancer Estimated New Cases (2013) 21 28,410
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 44 337.8
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/03/13) 8 79
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 47 73.6%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2012) 42 65.5%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2012) 35 2.2
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2012) 30 18.8%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2012) 16 162
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2011 Yr End) 30 29
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 0%
Fruit Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 0%
Vegetable Indicator High School Students - 2011 (95% Conf Interval) 0%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2012) 14 33.8%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2010 Final Data) 46 4.5
% Low Birthweight Babies (2012 Preliminary Data) 43 6.6%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2012 Preliminary Data) 40 10.2%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) N/A 0%
High School Dropout Rate - % of 9th- to 12th-graders who dropped out of public schools (2009-10) 47 1.6%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/13) 107
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/13) 55
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/13) 115
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -4,400
Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
2012 Census Population Estimates 5,379,139
% Poverty (2011) 41 11.9%
% Uninsured, All Ages (2011) 45 9.2%
% Uninsured, under 18 (2011) 33 6.4%
Adult Health Indicator Resources sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Aged 13 and Older (2010 Yr End) 29 5,867
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases among 65+ (2025) 20 110,000
% Asthma Prevalence (2010) 48 10.9%
Cancer Estimated New Cases - (2012) 21 28,060
Chlamydia Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 44 318.7
Human West Nile Virus Cases (as of 12/11/12) 17 70
% Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 48 74.2%
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65 and Over (2011) 37 63.6%
Syphilis Rates per 100,000 Population (2011) 29 2.6
% Tobacco Use - Current Smokers (2011) 39 19.1%
Tuberculosis Number of Cases (2011) 21 137
Child and Adolescent Health Facts sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (2010 Yr End) 30 29
% Asthma - High School Students (2011) N/A 0%
Immunization Gap, % of Children Aged 19 to 35 Months Without All Immunizations (2011) 30 25.1%
Infant Mortality - Per 1,000 Live Births (2009 Final Data) 50 4.6
% Low Birthweight Babies (2011 Preliminary Data) 46 6.4%
Pre-Term Births % of live births (2011 Preliminary Data) 44 9.9%
Tobacco: Current Smokers High School Students (2011) N/A 0%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Primary Care (As of 12/31/12) 108
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Mental Health (As of 12/31/12) 56
Health Professions Service Shortage Areas Dental Care (As of 12/31/12) 112
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -4,400
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity, % Adults (2012) 36 25.7%
Diabetes, % Adults (2012) 47 7.3%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2012) 46 17.6%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 49 26.3%
Obesity, % High School Students (2011) N/A 0%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2011) 32 14%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 5,344,861
Uninsured, % All Ages (2010) 46 9.8%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2010) 37 6%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2009) 29 5,707
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2025) 20 110,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2010) 48 10.9%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2011) 21 27,600
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 44 290
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2011) 34 2
Seasonal Flu Vaccination Rates 65+ (2010) 45 72%
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2010) 25 2.8
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2010) 43 14.9%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2010) 21 135
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2010) 33 70.4%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2009) 30 29
Asthma Rates, % High School Students (2009) 0%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2010) 33 28.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2008) 28 6
Low Birth Weight Babies (2009) 44 6
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2009) 43 10%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) 0%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2011) 125
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2011) 50
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2011) 111
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) -4,400
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Diabetes, % Adults (2011) 49 7.3%
Hypertension, % Adults (2011) 49 26.3%
Obesity, % Adults (2011) 36 25.7%
Physical Inactivity, % Adults (2011) 43 21.8%
Exclusive Breastfeeding, % at 6 Months (from Births 2009^) 28 16.1%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Adults 5 or more times a day (2011) 20 15.2%
Obesity, % High School Students (2010) N/A 0%
Overweight or Obese, % of 10 to 17 Year Olds (2007) 50 23.1%
Fruit Intake, % High School Students 2 or more times a day (2011) N/A 0%
Vegetable Intake, % High School Students 3 or more times a day ? (2011) N/A 0%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 5,303,925
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 49 8.8%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 45 5.5%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 30 5,394
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 20 94,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 47 10.9%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 21 25,080
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 45 272
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 21 8
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 36 1.4
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 41 16.9%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 20 161
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) 45 71.3%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 31 28
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 0%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 8 42.4
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 42 5.6
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 42 6.7
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 47 10.4%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 0%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 16 126
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 32 47
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 19 95
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 24 -4,400
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 38 25.3%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 49 21.6%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2008-10 average) 48 6.3%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2008-10 average) 51 17.6%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months – from Births 2007 43 20.4%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 17 21.9%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 0%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) N/A 0%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 25 $0
Obesity Rates, % Children (2007) 48 11.1%
Indicator Rank
Key Health General Indicators sources
Total Population 5,220,393
Uninsured, % All Ages (2009) 48 8%
Uninsured, % 18 and under (2009) 40 6%
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, 13 & Older (2008) 30 4,817
Alzheimer's Estimated Cases, 65+ (2010) 20 94,000
Asthma Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 47 11%
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2010) 23 23,160
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 41 260
Human West Nile Virus, New Cases (2010) 14 21
Syphilis, Rates per 100,000 Population (2009) 35 1
Tobacco, % of Adult Current Smokers (2007-2009 average) 40 18%
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2009) 15 238
Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates, 65 and Over (2007-2009 average) N/A 0%
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS Cumulative Cases, under 13 (2008) 31 28
Asthma Rates (Lifetime), % High School Students (2009) N/A 0%
Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 to 35 Months without All Immunizations (2009) 44 19.5
Infant Mortality per 1,000 Live Births (2007) 49 5
Low Birth Weight Babies (2007) 48 6.5
Pre-Term Labor, % of Live Births Born Pre-Term (2007) 47 11%
Tobacco, % High School Students Current Tobacco Use (2009) N/A 0%
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Primary Care (FY 2010) 17 118
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Mental Health (FY 2010) 26 46
Health Professions Shortage Areas - Dental Care (FY 2010) 24 67
Nursing Shortage Estimates (2010) 24 -4,400
F as in Fat Indicators sources
Obesity Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 32 25.5%
Hypertension Rates, % Adults (2005-09 average) 49 21.6%
Diabetes Rates, % Adults (2007-09 average) 49 6%
Adult Physical Inactivity (2007-09 average) 51 16.9%
Percent Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 Months from Births 2007 43 0%
Fruit Intake, Adults (2009) 25 0%
Vegetable Intake, Adults (2009) 25 25%
Obesity Rates, % High School Students (2009) N/A 0%
Fruit and Vegetable Intake, % Students (2009) 25 25%
Medical Costs of Obesity, Per Capita (2003) 25 $258
Obesity Rates, % Children (2007) 48 11.1%

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The date above indicates when the data became available.

Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita FY 2010-11 46 $12.22
State Funding for Public Health FY 2010-11 $64,815,000
Public Health Funding Indicator sources
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program Funding by State 2012 $5,961,891
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2012 39 $18.1
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2012 $94,261,831
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 43 $17.5
State Public Health Budget FY 2011-2012 $77,456,000
State Public Health Budget Funding Per Capita FY 2011-2012 40 $14.4
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita FY 2011 39 $18.08
CDC Programs sources
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $440,860
Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $953,665
Cancer $8,688,311
Chronic Disease Prevention/ Health Promotion (All Other) $1,947,584
Diabetes $819,133
Environmental Health $2,167,963
Heart Disease $1,202,289
HIV/AIDS $4,454,245
Vaccine for Children $36,703,085
Injury Prevention and Control $1,537,645
Nutrition / Physical Activity $585,050
Occupational Safety & Health $1,523,759
Influenza (including supplemental funding) $0
Public Health Scientific Services (BRFSS) $142,777
School Health $580,001
Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $11,430,546
Tuberculosis $1,067,824
Infectious Diseases (All Other) $2,525,388
Preventive Health Service Block Grants $1,981,465
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $1,079,000
Tobacco $1,133,740
PPHF/Other Affordable Care Act $11,621,529
Section 317 Immunization Program $4,069,793
CDC Programs sources
CDC--Prevention and Public Health Fund/Other ACA $11,621,529
Community Guide/Community Preventive Services Task Force $0
CTGs $4,759,936
Comprehensive Chronic Disease Prevention $651,463
Environmental Public Health Tracking $875,000
Epi and Lab Capacity Program $1,173,813
HAIs $71,474
Immunization Programs $1,589,963
Prevention Research Centers $0
Public Health Infrastructure $1,243,662
Public Health Prevention Research $1,147,000
Public Health Workforce $0
REACH $0
Tobacco $109,218
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $4,069,793
HRSA Programs sources
Primary Health Care $38,255,838
Health Professions $10,895,602
Maternal & Child Health $23,702,693
HIV/AIDS $15,120,118
HRSA Total (FY2012) (All Programs) $94,261,831
HRSA Funding Per Capita FY 2012 $17.5
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 46 $12.61
State Funding for Public Health FY 2009-2010 $66,897,000
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $6,633,486
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 41 $17.05
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $429,505
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2010 $90,421,260
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $1,142,951
CDC--Cancer $8,675,577
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $2,214,055
CDC--Diabetes $913,246
CDC--Environmental Health $3,515,262
CDC--Heart Disease $1,190,119
CDC--HIV/AIDS $4,103,670
CDC--Infectious Diseases $3,202,723
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $1,013,866
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $1,241,054
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $628,771
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $1,554,244
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $2,526,571
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $15,496,434
CDC--School Health $580,000
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $3,747,327
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $1,058,477
CDC--Tobacco $1,199,593
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $1,114,255
CDC--Vaccine for Children $31,991,765
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 48 $13.10
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $14,318,026
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2010 $69,501,629
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $15,588,485
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $22,381,777
HRSA Health Professions Grants $17,213,341
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 43 9.1%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 43 $14.66
State Funding for Public Health FY 2008-2009 $77,180,000
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $6,149,904
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 41 $16.50
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2009 $86,876,902
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $445,767
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $792,228
CDC--Cancer $8,246,396
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $2,128,403
CDC--Diabetes $1,012,496
CDC--Environmental Health $1,177,005
CDC--Heart Disease $1,063,599
CDC--HIV/AIDS $4,326,598
CDC--Infectious Diseases $3,037,609
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $724,178
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $1,551,309
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $632,553
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $1,205,756
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $2,438,794
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $14,351,955
CDC--School Health $764,009
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $2,118,851
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $814,118
CDC--Tobacco $1,192,701
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $1,013,265
CDC--Vaccine for Children $37,839,312
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 48 $15.84
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2009 $83,418,373
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $14,135,117
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $13,353,249
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $32,079,646
HRSA Health Professions Grants $8,717,203
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 43 9.1%
Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding General Indicators sources
State Funding Per Capita 43 $16
State Funding for Public Health FY 2007-2008 $84,582,000
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program $6,761,826
CDC Programs sources
CDC Funding Per Capita 40 $16
CDC--Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) $525,144
Federal Funding for Public Health from U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) FY 2008 $81,747,496
CDC--Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities $719,730
CDC--Cancer $7,242,628
CDC--Chronic Disease Prevention/Health Promotion (All Other) $4,127,482
CDC--Diabetes $971,392
CDC--Environmental Health $1,177,005
CDC--Heart Disease $1,502,142
CDC--HIV/AIDS $4,233,537
CDC--Infectious Diseases $4,302,218
CDC--Influenza (including supplemental funding) $2,879,084
CDC--Injury Prevention and Control $1,355,836
CDC--Nutrition / Physical Activity $645,573
CDC--Occupational Safety & Health $1,048,290
CDC--Preventive Health Service Block Grants $2,438,794
CDC--Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response $15,000,469
CDC--School Health $764,009
CDC--Section 317 Immunization Program $0
CDC--Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) $989,332
CDC--Tobacco $988,675
CDC--Tuberculosis Elimination $1,003,719
CDC--Vaccine for Children $29,779,163
HRSA Programs sources
HRSA Funding Per Capita 48 $11.06
HRSA HIV/AIDS Grants $13,256,517
Federal Funding for Public Health from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) FY 2008 $57,499,590
HRSA Child and Maternal Health Grants $12,688,554
HRSA Primary Health Care Grants $17,460,674
HRSA Health Professions Grants $6,016,804
Related State Economic Indicators sources
Poverty 2006-2008 3 Yr Average (90% Conf Interval) 47 9%