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Ga. health rankings: Bartow County
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Ga. health rankings: Bartow County

(WXIA) -- A new report offers detailed health statistics for each of Georgia's counties.

The findings, which are posted at countyhealthrankings.org, determined that Forsyth is Georgia's healthiest county. Early is the least healthy.

Bartow is Georgia's 63rd healthiest county, according to the data. It ranks 62nd for quality of life, 49th for health behaviors (such as smoking and obesity), 51st for clinical care, 50th for social and economic factors (like graduation rates and violent crimes), and 98th for physical environment.

Here are some interesting takeaways about Bartow County:

* 19% of adult residents are in "poor or fair" health
* 32% of adult residents are obese
* 20% of residents are uninsured
* 46.2% of adult residents completed at least some college coursework
* 32% of children live in single-parent households
* 38% of adult residents have what would be considered a "long" daily commute

See the full rankings.

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