The second Health, United States Spotlight from the National Center for Health Statistics is now available online. This infographic features data on health status and determinants, including the leading causes of death among working-age adults, diabetes prevalence among adults aged 20 and over, substance use among adolescents aged 12–17, as well as asthma attacks and allergic reactions among children aged 5–17.
The Health, United States Spotlight is released throughout the year and features indicators available in Health, United States—an annual report on the nation’s health submitted by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services to the President and Congress. Each infographic provides up-to-date estimates, technical notes, descriptions of trends, and data highlights in a visual format.
For more information on past and present infographics, please visit: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/hus/