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County Health Rankings

We know that much of what influences our health happens outside of the doctor's office—in our schools, workplaces and neighborhoods. County Health Rankings & Roadmaps help communities create solutions that make it easier for people to be healthy in their own communities, focusing on specific factors that we know affect health, such as education and income. Having health insurance and quality health care are important to our health, but we need leadership and action beyond health care.

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  Contact MDH Communications with questions related to the Rankings.
Img Resources for Counties
  News release templates, talking points, media help, and more.
Img Frequently Asked Questions
  Who ranks the counties? What does my ranking mean?
Img News Archive
  Minnesota news coverage from 2010 to present.
Img Contact Us
  County public health staff can call MDH for further assistance.
Img Past Minnesota Rankings Data
  View summary reports, maps, and more.
Img University of Wisconsin: County Health Rankings Official Site
  Learn about methodology, the roadmaps program, and more.

The County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program is a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The County Health Rankings are not produced or published by the Minnesota Department of Health.
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