Study: Minnesota is No. 3 in the nation for life expectancy
10 Apr 2019
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The results are based on average life expectancies over a 6-year period.
A person born and raised in Minnesota can expect to live 5.5 years longer on average than someone born in Mississippi.
That's according to 24/7 Wall Street, which ranked each state after analyzing life expectancy data between 2010-2015 from the National Association of Public Health Statistics and Information Systems and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.