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    County Health Rankings

    Iowa | County Health Rankings

    I found this pretty interesting.


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    Re: County Health Rankings

    Warren County is 37! Eat that Polk County, you disease infested slum.



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    Re: County Health Rankings

    Mitchell County at #8! Represent!

    This really surprises me.


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    Re: County Health Rankings

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Warren County is 37! Eat that Polk County, you disease infested slum.
    lol

    I feel pretty good about the counties that I grew up in and currently live in.

    Hancock is 22
    Kossuth is 15
    and Story is 6.

    Not too bad.


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    Re: County Health Rankings

    How do they come up with those rankings?


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    Re: County Health Rankings

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    How do they come up with those rankings?
    If you click on a county, it shows you the statistics they're using to measure things.


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    Re: County Health Rankings

    Dubuque Co. is #19! I'll take that! My two roommates' counties are ranked #71 and #96, haha!



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    Re: County Health Rankings

    I figured Iowa City was dirty enough to drop Johnson county, but Story finished above them so no biggie.

    And yes, I look for every opportunity to finish above Iowa.


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    Re: County Health Rankings

    It looks like that it's healthier to have Minnesota for a neighbor - not so healthy to live next to Nebraska or Missouri.



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