Health in Illinois
Cost of Living,
There are 275 physicians per 100,000 population in Illinois, IL. The US average is 261.
Illinois, IL Health Index
Air quality in Illinois, IL is 43 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is based on ozone alert days and number of pollutants in the air, as reported by the EPA.
Water quality in Illinois, IL is 36 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators.
Superfund index is 86 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts.
Illinois Health SperlingViews
re: Tired of the struggle - 7/9/2012: Why will you trade the crooked politicians you know - for the devil you don't know? Politicians are inheritently evil and are only serving to get re-elected so why would... (read more)treats its retirees well: Retired, long term resident who hates hot weather. Taxes are good here for retirees. No retirement income of any kind is subject to income tax. Sales tax on... (read more)Tired of the struggle: I have been in Illinois for decades and both my husband and I are tired of the crooked politicians making money for themselves by cheating the people of the state. Our... (read more)Have an opinion about Illinois? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Illinois Click Here