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Ga. health rankings: Floyd County
Ga. health rankings: Floyd County

(WXIA) -- A new report offers detailed health statistics for each of Georgia's counties.

The findings, which are posted at countyhealthrankings.org, determined that Forsyth is Georgia's healthiest county. Early is the least healthy.

Floyd is Georgia's 101st healthiest county, according to the data. It ranks 119th for quality of life, 26th for health behaviors (such as smoking and obesity), 17th for clinical care, 55th for social and economic factors (like graduation rates and violent crimes), and 89th for physical environment.

Here are some interesting takeaways about Floyd County:

* 22% of adult residents are in "poor or fair" health
* 28% of adult residents are obese
* 22% of residents are uninsured
* 51.9% of adult residents completed at least some college coursework
* 31% of children live in single-parent households
* 22% of adult residents have what would be considered a "long" daily commute

See the full rankings.