States With the Most Heart Disease

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50. Hawaii
> Prevalence of major cardiovascular disease: 5.4%
> Adults who report healthy weight: 39.7% (2nd highest)
> Adults who report fair or poor health: 14.8% (14th lowest)
> Median household income: $77,765 (3rd highest)

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49. Colorado
> Prevalence of major cardiovascular disease: 5.7%
> Adults who report healthy weight: 40.2% (the highest)
> Adults who report fair or poor health: 14.5% (12th lowest)
> Median household income: $69,117 (11th highest)

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48. Utah
> Prevalence of major cardiovascular disease: 5.8%
> Adults who report healthy weight: 36.3% (8th highest)
> Adults who report fair or poor health: 11.7% (the lowest)
> Median household income: $68,358 (13th highest)

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47. Minnesota
> Prevalence of major cardiovascular disease: 5.8%
> Adults who report healthy weight: 35.0% (13th highest)
> Adults who report fair or poor health: 12.7% (2nd lowest)
> Median household income: $68,388 (12th highest)

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46. Alaska
> Prevalence of major cardiovascular disease: 6%
> Adults who report healthy weight: 29.6% (10th lowest)
> Adults who report fair or poor health: 13.8% (5th lowest)
> Median household income: $73,181 (7th highest)