The Healthiest States in the U.S.

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5. Minnesota

2011 Rank: 6
Change: +1

Strengths:

  • Low rates of premature death and deaths from cardiovascular disease
  • Low prevalences of sedentary lifestyle & diabetes
  • High rate of high school graduation

Challenges:


  • High incidence of infectious disease
  • Low per capita public health funding
  • High prevalence of binge drinking

Next: 4. Massachusetts

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