Check Out This Great Resource for County-Level Health Data: Allegheny County 26/67 Counties in PA

Ever wonder where Allegheny County ranks in overall health in Pennsylvania? Thanks to Route Fifty’s “County-Level Health Data” article, we now know where to find this information. County Health Rankings, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation program, compiled county data to rank health outcomes, quality of life, health behaviors, clinical care, social and economic factors, and physical environment.

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Allegheny County ranks 26 out of 67 PA counties, better than half the counties, while just a bit south, Greene and Fayette Counties rank 59 and 66, respectively. This new tool gives states the capability to pinpoint which counties have a higher health risk and how to best target each county. County Health Rankings also offers a contact for personalized health coaching to determine the best support for each county.

20160315_113746_resized For more info about actionable plans, check out the Action Center at County Health Rankings.

Click here to see the break-down of Allegheny County’s Health┬áRankings.