What Country Does Your State’s Life Expectancy Resemble

Life Expectancy Map

Olga Khazan used maps from Measure of America and life expectancy from the World Health Organization’s 2013 data to compare every US state to the nearest matching country’s life expectancy. She found a profound variation by state with Southern states having the lowest life expediencies

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Juhi Mawla, Intern, gis@vertices.com 

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