Whitman County ranked healthiest county in Washington

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 March 2015 08:43

The 2015 County Health Rankings, ranked Whitman County as the healthiest county in the state of Washington.

State by state rankings were published in County Health Rankings & Roadmaps--Building a Culture of Health, County by County, released March 2015 by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.

The study examined environmental and socioeconomic factors, access to and quality of health care, and behaviorial choices that affect both length and quality of life.