The Nation’s Top Five Healthiest States: Vermont

Vermont: Healthiest States

1. Vermont

Of the 22 measures that determine state ranks, Vermont ranks high in 12 of them.

Residents of theThe Green Mountain State have a record of82.3 percentof the population graduating fromhigh school, a lower than average obesity rate (23.2 percent of the population that costs the state$151 million annually).

On the down side, the state has a high record of binge drinking (17.6 percent of the population).

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