Americaas Health Rankings is an annual comprehensive assessment of the nationas health on a state-by state basis. It is published jointly by United Health Foundation, American Public Health Association and Partnership for Prevention. The data in the report come from well-recognized outside sources, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Medical Association, FBI, Dartmouth Atlas Project, U.S. Department of Education and Census Bureau. The report is reviewed and overseen by a Scientific Advisory Committee, with members from leading academic institutions, government agencies and the private sector. Americaas Health Rankings is the longest-running report of its kind. For 24 years, the Rankings has provided an analysis of national health on a state-by-state basis by evaluating a historical and comprehensive set of health, environmental and socioeconomic data to determine national health benchmarks and state rankings. The Rankings employs a unique methodology, developed and annually reviewed by a Scientific Advisory Committee of leading public health scholars.onE yEAR CHAngE SInCE 2012 EDITIon TEn yEAR CHAngE SInCE 2003 EDITIon South Dakota -8.0 West Virginia Montana -6.8 ... states is $23, 550 in household income.79 the 2013 ranks, based on 2012 data (current Population survey, 2012 annual social and economic supplement. ... 2013 Poverty Guidelines. http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty/13poverty.cfm. ... programs such as the supplemental nutrition assistance Program (snaP) and Women, infants, and children (Wic) are designedanbsp;...
|Title||:||America's Health Rankings, 2013 Edition|
|Author||:||Arundel Street Consulting, Inc.|
|Publisher||:||United Health Foundation -|