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The Healthiest States in the U.S.

Where does your state rank on the 2012 list of the nation's healthiest states?
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24. Kansas

2011 Rank: 25
Change: +1

Strengths:

  • Low prevalence of binge drinking
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight
  • High rate of high school graduation

Challenges:


  • Low per capita public health funding
  • Limited availability of primary care physicians
  • High occupational fatalities rate

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