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Key Findings

Of the 41 indicators examined in this report, the Region performs better than the nation overall on 8: HIV prevalence, travel time to work, excessive drinking, student-teacher ratio, chlamydia prevalence, percentage of the population under age 65 that is uninsured, diabetes monitoring among Medicare patients, and the social association rate. For the remaining 33 indicators in this report, the performance in the Appalachian Region is worse than the performance in the United States as a whole. Read more…

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