Posted in West Virginia
September 06, 2015
Here Are The 10 Unhealthiest Counties In West Virginia
Is your county healthy? Maybe it isn’t so much if it’s on this list. We already had a list of the healthiest counties in the state, so here’s a list of the most unhealthy.
These are based on information from a program that annually ranks every county in the country according to various health factors.
County Health Rankings and Roadmaps take into account length of life, birth weights, obesity and smoking rates, physical activity, DUI deaths, unemployment and the number of children living in poverty, among many other factors. To see the whole list of rankings, visit this site. And click here if you want to see our list of the 10 healthiest counties in the state.
Are you surprised at all that these are the most unhealthy counties in the state? Tell me your thoughts in the comments!