Key Health Data About American Samoa

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Indicator Rank
Population Facts sources
Census Population Estimates (2016) 55,602
% Poverty (2015) N/A N/A
% Uninsured, All Ages (2015) N/A N/A
% Uninsured, Under Age 18 (2015) N/A N/A
Adult Health Indicators sources
AIDS, Cumulative Cases, Ages 13 and Older (Year-end 2015) N/A 1
Alzheimer’s, Estimated Cases, Ages 65 and Over (2016) N/A N/A
% Asthma (2014) N/A N/A
% Breastfeeding Exclusively through 6 Months, among Children Born in 2013 N/A N/A
Cancer, Estimated New Cases (2016) N/A N/A
Chlamydia, Rates per 100,000 Population (2015) N/A N/A
% Diabetes (2015) N/A 7.2%
Drug Overdose Deaths, Ages 12-25, All Intents, Aggregate Crude Rates per 100,000 Population (2013-2015) N/A N/A
Drug Overdose Deaths, All Ages, All Intents, Aggregate Age-adjusted Rates per 100,000 Population (2013-2015) N/A N/A
% Met Fruit Consumption Recommendation per day (2013) N/A N/A
% Met Vegetable Consumption Recommendation per day (2013) N/A N/A
Human West Nile Virus, Total Cases (As of January 3, 2017) N/A N/A
% Hypertension (2015) N/A N/A
% Obesity (2015) N/A N/A
% Physical Inactivity (2015) N/A N/A
% Pneumococcal Vaccination, Ages 65 and Over (2015) N/A N/A
% Seasonal Flu Vaccination, Ages 65 and Over (2015-2016 Flu Season) N/A N/A
Syphilis, Primary and Secondary Reported Cases, Rates per 100,000 Population (2015) N/A N/A
% Tobacco Use, Current Smokers (2015) N/A N/A
Tuberculosis, Number of Cases (2015) N/A 4
Child and Adolescent Health Indicators sources
AIDS, Cumulative Cases Under Age 13 (Year-end 2015) N/A 0
% Asthma, High School Students (2015) N/A N/A
% Fruit Consumption, High School Students Ate Fruit or Drank 100% Fruit Juice 2 or More Times/Day (2015) N/A N/A
% Vegetable Consumption, High School Students Ate Vegetables 2 or More Times/Day (2015) N/A N/A
% Immunization Gap, Children Aged 19 Months to 35 Months without all Immunizations (2015) N/A N/A
Infant Mortality, Rates per 1,000 Live Births, Final Data (2014) N/A N/A
% Low Birthweight Babies, Final Data, (2015) N/A 4.5%
% Obese, High School Students (2015) N/A N/A
% Obese, 10- to 17-Year Olds (2011) N/A N/A
% Pre-Term Live Births, Final Data, (2015) N/A N/A
% Tobacco Use, Current Smokers, High School Students (2015) N/A N/A
% Public High School Graduation, Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rates (2014-2015) N/A N/A
Other Public Health Indicators sources
Health Professions Shortage Areas, Primary Care (As of January 1, 2017) 2
Health Professions Shortage Areas, Mental Health (As of January 1, 2017) 2
Health Professions Shortage Areas, Dental Care (As of January 1, 2017) 2
Registered Nurses Estimate, Projected Supply and Demand (Projected 2025) N/A

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Indicator Rank
Public Health Funding Indicator sources
ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program Funding, by State, FY 2016 (*See note in source) $278,816
State Public Health Funding, FY 2015-2016 N/A
State Public Health Funding, FY 2015-2016, Per Capita N/A
CDC Programs sources
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), FY 2016 $0
Birth Defects, Developmental Disabilities, Disability and Health, FY 2016 $0
CDC-Wide Activities and Program Support, FY 2016 (*See note in source.) $82,851
Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, FY 2016 $555,403
Ebola Response and Preparedness, FY 2016 $350,000
Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, FY 2016 $133,266
Environmental Health, FY 2016 $0
Health Reform - Obesity, FY 2016 $0
Health Reform - Toxic Substances & Environmental Public Health, FY 2016 $0
HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STI and TB Prevention, FY 2016 $399,028
Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, FY 2016 $446,264
Injury Prevention and Control, FY 2016 $48,000
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, FY 2016 $0
Public Health Preparedness and Response, FY 2016 $807,747
Public Health Scientific Services (PHSS), FY 2016 $56,340
Vaccines for Children, FY 2016 $1,281,053
World Trade Center Health Programs (WTC), FY 2016 $0
CDC Total State Funding, FY 2016 $4,159,952
CDC Total State Funding, Per Capita, FY 2016 (**See note on ranking in source) N/A $74.82
HRSA Programs sources
Primary Health Care Funding, FY 2016 $3,291,782
Health Professions Funding, FY 2016 $300,000
Maternal & Child Health Funding, FY 2016 $1,667,442
HIV/AIDS Funding, FY 2016 $1,595
HRSA State Total Funding, All Programs, FY 2016 $5,260,819
HRSA State Total Funding, All Programs, Per Capita, FY 2016 (*See note on ranking in source) N/A $94.62