Ohio was found to be the 9th least heart-healthy state in the country. QuoteWizard evaluated the 4 main heart health factors and found:

  • 34.7 percent of people in Ohio have high blood pressure.
  • 33.4 percent have high Cholesterol.
  • 4.3 percent have Cardiovascular disease.
  • Heart disease mortality rate is 191.1 per 100k people.
  • Heart healthy states have 28% less obesity rates than the worst heart healthy states.
  • National Health Interview Survey found physical inactivity has declined sharply among adults, from 40.2% to 25.9% between 2005 and 2017.
  • 33% of Americans have high blood pressure and high cholesterol.

You can read the full report here: https://quotewizard.com/news/posts/heart-healthy-states.