What Makes Communities Healthy? New Data Weighs Equity Heavily, Showcases Successes
Jun 19, 2018
U.S. News & World Report and Aetna Foundation’s inaugural Healthiest Communities rankings, an analysis of nearly 3,000 communities across the country, looks at a wide range of health markers, such as education, income, public safety, walkability and bikeability, life expectancy, transportation, and infrastructure. But no category was given more weight than equity.