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The annual Rankings provide a revealing snapshot of how health is influenced by where we live, learn, work, and play. They provide a starting point for change in communities.

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2022 County Health Rankings

National Findings Report

This year, we focus our National Findings Report on the importance of pursuing economic security for everyone and all communities. As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and the layered crises of racism and economic exclusion, we can work to assure that individuals, households, and communities can meet their essential needs with dignity and pursue opportunities for health. 

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State Reports

The 2022 state reports show that how long and how well people live varies by their location within a state. The reports also illustrate how economic security is both tied to residents' health and variable depending on their location. 


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Explore Data Spotlights

Data Spotlights unmask differences in opportunity for everyone in a community to thrive. In each data spotlight we will amplify a key measure, data point, or trend from our research and bring it to life with additional context beyond the numbers and emphasize now system-level barriers prevent many from leading long and healthy lives.

    Digital Redlining

    Digital redlining has compounded inequities facing residents in some of the country's most segregated urban counties. This Data Spotlight examines the historical roots of digital redlining, how lack of broadband access impacts communities and strategies to expand access to it.

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    Children Living in Poverty

    Even in the healthiest counties, nearly 1 in 10 children are living in poverty. This Data Spotlight looks at the healthiest county in each state. It reveals that a greater percentage of Black, Hispanic and Native American children are living in poverty in these communities.

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