The Healthiest States in the U.S.

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44. Kentucky

2011 Rank: 44
Change: no change

Strengths:

  • Low prevalence of binge drinking
  • Low violent crime rate
  • High immunization coverage

Challenges:


  • High prevalence of smoking
  • High rate of preventable hospitalizations
  • High rate of cancer deaths

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