Louisiana Leadership Academy Summit

Participants at the summit came up with the following strategy committees: Data, Policy, Education, Systems Change and Health Equity.  

Smoking Prevalence among Adults with Frequent Poor Mental Health

Baseline Set 2020: 29.3%    Target: 24.3% by 2026

Smoking Prevalence among Adults Who Drink Heavily 

Baseline Set 2020: 30.3%     Target: 25.3% by 2026

View data from all Leadership Academy States.

Poor mental health – self report 14 or more days with poor mental health in the past 30 days

Heavy drinking: 2015 to present defined as consuming on average more than 14 drinks per week for men, more than 7 drinks per week for women; 2011 to 2014 defined as consuming on average more than 2 drinks per day for men and one drink per day for women.

Baseline determined using 2020 BRFSS.