CDC's Healthy Days Measures Used in the America's Health Rankings®


The 22nd edition of the America’s Health Rankings, A Call to Action for Individuals and Their Communities, published by The United Health Foundation in partnership with the American Public Health Association and Partnership for Prevention, is available. This report provides a state-by-state analysis of population health and its determinants. Mentally Unhealthy Days and Physically Unhealthy Days, (the numbers of poor mental or physical health days in last 30 days asked on the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System), are included in the score that determines state rankings.

America’s Health Rankings: Mentally Unhealthy DaysExternal
America’s Health Rankings: Physically Unhealthy DaysExternal

Learn more about CDC’s Health-Related Quality of Life program.