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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18. New York

2011 Rank: 20
Change: +2

Strengths:

  • Ready availability of primary care physicians
  • Low prevalence of smoking
  • Low prevalence of obesity
  • High per capita public health funding

Challenges:


  • Low high school graduation rate
  • High prevalence of diabetes

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