Measures & Data Sources

The Rankings are based on a model of population health that emphasizes the many factors that, if improved, can help make communities healthier places to live, learn, work and play. By ranking the health of nearly every county in the nation, the County Health Rankings help communities understand what influences how healthy residents are and how long they will live.

Explore our interactive model for a deeper dive into the factors that influence health or view a table of all measures below.

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