County Health Rankings Released

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Kittitas County is ranked second in Washington State in the second annual report and rankings of individual county's health. Franklin County is 10th, Benton 14th, Walla Walla 17th, and Yakima 30th in the listing of Washington's 39 counties.

The study is complies for all fifty states by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and assess the level of overall health or “health outcomes” by county, as well as other factors that affect people’s health within four categories: health behavior, clinical care, social and economic factors, and physical environment.

Complete reports are available at this link:

www.countyhealthrankings.org.