States Where People Are Too Sick to Work

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50. Colorado
> Workers on disability as pct. population: 2.9% (5th lowest)
> Adult obesity rate: 20.5% (the lowest)
> Adult smoking rate: 15.6% (17th lowest)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days per month: 3.4 (9th fewest)

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49. Hawaii
> Workers on disability as pct. population: 2.5% (the lowest)
> Adult obesity rate: 22.3% (2nd lowest)
> Adult smoking rate: 13.1% (3rd lowest)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days per month: 3.4 (10th fewest)

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48. Utah
> Workers on disability as pct. population: 2.6% (3rd lowest)
> Adult obesity rate: 25.3% (10th lowest)
> Adult smoking rate: 8.8% (the lowest)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days per month: 3.4 (8th fewest)

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47. South Dakota
> Workers on disability as pct. population: 3.7% (16th lowest)
> Adult obesity rate: 30.6% (18th highest)
> Adult smoking rate: 18.1% (19th highest)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days per month: 3.1 (5th fewest)

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46. North Dakota
> Workers on disability as pct. population: 3.0% (6th lowest)
> Adult obesity rate: 31.8% (12th highest)
> Adult smoking rate: 19.8% (13th highest)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days per month: 3.0 (3rd fewest)