Auglaize County Ohio Web Portal
Friday, November 17, 2017

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2017 County Health Rankings

 

In a report released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in conjunction with the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, Auglaize County was ranked 9thin Overall Rank of Health Outcomes and in the Overall Rank in Health Factors, a two spot improvement from the year prior. In 2015, Auglaize County was able to secure a ranking at 8th of 88, we are improving many of the different categories to achieve that goal again. Auglaize County focus is on a healthy County and this is a remarkable achievement in one years’ time.
 
To determine the ranks, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation uses information based off of Length of Life and Quality of Life for the Health Outcomes rank and Health Behaviors, Clinical Care, Social and Economic Factors, and Physical Environment for the Health Factors rank. 
 
In comparison with the neighboring counties of Allen, Hardin, Logan, Mercer, Shelby, and Van Wert, Auglaize was the healthiest (9th), Mercer was the second healthiest (10th), Shelby as the third healthiest (21st).
 
To view the rest of the study along with other county rankings, both in and outside of Ohio, or to view previous editions of the rankings, visit http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/app/ohio/2017/rankings/outcomes/overall

 

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