Study: Tennessee Ranks as 47th Healthiest State

Knoxville (WVLT) - A ranking by the United Health Foundation lists Tennessee near the bottom of healthy states.

Tennessee ranks 47th on the list.

Determining factors include personal behaviors, the environment people live and work in, decisions by public and elected officials, and the quality of medical care delivered by health professionals.

Kentucky is ranked 39th.

While Minnesota is ranked the healthiest state and Louisiana is ranked the least healthy state.

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