Gallup says Arizona ranked 10th in happiness & health

Gallup, Healthways, and America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) are providing a new national pulse of individual and collective health and well-being, as well as solutions for a healthy America.  The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, a 25-year partnership in research and care, is an on-going daily survey that began in January 2008.  It surveys 1,000 Americans 350 days per year.  The research and methodology underlying the Well-Being Index is based on the World Health Organization definition of health as “not only the absence of infirmity and disease, but also a state of physical, mental, and social well-being.”

And the results are in!  Arizona is ranked #10 in overall well-being.  And within Arizona, the happiest, healthiest congressional district is Harry Mitchell’s District 5, followed by:

To do your own comparisons by state or congressional district, click here.

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