This map depicts the HPV vaccination percentages in the United States as of August 2017. It is easy to see the vast differences in HPV vaccination rates in the West and Northeast versus that of the Central states and the Southeast. For more information, you can visit the CDC’s web page covering the HPV vaccine.
This map depicts the rate of Ovarian Cancer prevalence in the United States as of 2015. The CDC reports that Ovarian cancers is ranked fourth in the top ten causes of cancer deaths in the United States. Check out more information on this map at USCS’s cancer statistics webpage on the CDC site.
LOCATION OF PLANNED PARENTHOOD CLINICS
A new interactive map shows that planned parenthood clinics targets minority neighborhoods. The map released by a group called Protecting Black life uses census data to visualize just where the clinics have been situated. To view more click here
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Data Source: Protecting BlackLife
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The Texas Tribune put together an interactive map to show how many pregnancies, births, and abortions occur across Texas. All of the data included was collected and published by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and is reflective of 2009.
The map shows some of the DSHS statistics broken down by age and race or ethnicity.
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Source: The Texas Tribune
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