The Healthiest States in the U.S.

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46. South Carolina

2011 Rank: 45
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  • Low prevalence of binge drinking
  • Moderate rate of preventable hospitalizations


  • High prevalence of low birthweight
  • Low high school graduation rate
  • High percentage of children in poverty
  • High prevalence of diabetes

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