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  HEALTH OVERVIEW
  

There are 191 physicians per 100,000 population in North Carolina, North Carolina. The US average is 210.

North Carolina, North Carolina Health Index

Air quality in North Carolina, North Carolina is 62 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is based on new measures of hazardous air pollutants from the EPA, called the National Air Toxics Assessment. This analysis models respiratory illness and cancer risk down to the zip code level, providing better detail and insight than the previous analysis based solely on results from air monitoring stations.

Water quality in North Carolina, North Carolina is 74 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). Note that this is a measure of Watershed quality, not the water that comes from your faucet. The EPA has stated that a healthy watershed is closely related to drinking water quality. The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators such as pH, chemicals, metals, and bacteria.

Superfund index is 40 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). The EPA’s Superfund program is responsible for cleaning up some of our nation’s most contaminated land. Our index is based on the number of active Superfund sites (over 15,000 in the United States), with particular attention paid to those on the National Priorities List which pose the greatest health danger.


  HEALTHNorth Carolina, North CarolinaUnited States
  Air Quality (100=best)  6258.4
  Water Quality (100=best)  7455
  Superfund Sites (100=best)  39.886.9
  Physicians per Cap.  191210
  Health Cost  101.8100

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  2/8/2017
North Carolina is not safe.

To Best Places: Due to an archaic discriminatory common law North Carolina is not a good place to move to or to live in. It is known as the 1% contributory negligence... (Read More)

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  12/12/2016
Love the parts of NC I've seen !

I don't live in NC, I'm from GA. But wish I was wealthy enough for a second home ! I've traveled much of NC and all that I've seen the places are beautiful and the... (Read More)

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  8/16/2016
Keep an open Mind

Typical northerns who cant appreciate southern culture do not like the south. I am from PA, (I know, to people in NE that's the "south"), but I fell head over heels in... (Read More)

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