The 10 healthiest counties in Utah

Published: Wednesday, March 20 2013 5:35 p.m. MDT

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Ravell Call, Deseret News
>> Morbidity
Poor or fair health: 13%
Poor physical health days: 3.2
Poor mental health days: 3.0

>>Health behaviors
Adult smoking: 9%
Adult obesity: 24%
Physical inactivity: 18%

>>Clinical care
Uninsured: 21%
Primary care physicians: 1,951:1
Dentists: 1,447:1

>>Social & economic factors
High school graduation: 75%
Some college: 62%
Unemployment: 8.6%

>>Physical environment
Daily fine particulate matter: 11.5
Limited access to healthy foods: 8%
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