States With the Longest and Shortest Life Expectancy

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20. Wyoming
> Life expectancy at birth: 78.6 yrs.
> Obesity rate: 27.7% (21st lowest)
> Smoking rate: 19.1% (17th highest)
> Median household income: $59,882 (19th highest)

19. Texas
> Life expectancy at birth: 78.5 yrs.
> Obesity rate: 28.0% (24th lowest)
> Smoking rate: 15.2% (12th lowest)
> Median household income: $56,565 (25th highest)

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18. Alaska
> Life expectancy at birth: 78.4 yrs.
> Obesity rate: 28.7% (25th highest)
> Smoking rate: 19.1% (16th highest)
> Median household income: $76,440 (2nd highest)

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17. New Mexico
> Life expectancy at birth: 78.4 yrs.
> Obesity rate: 24.0% (4th lowest)
> Smoking rate: 17.5% (25th lowest)
> Median household income: $46,748 (7th lowest)

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16. Michigan
> Life expectancy at birth: 78.3 yrs.
> Obesity rate: 31.4% (11th highest)
> Smoking rate: 20.7% (11th highest)
> Median household income: $52,492 (18th lowest)