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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21. Virginia

2011 Rank: 23
Change: +2


  • Low violent crime rate
  • Few poor mental & physical health days per month
  • Low percentage of children in poverty


  • Low immunization coverage
  • High geographic disparity within the state
  • High prevalences of obesity & diabetes

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