22% of children in Skagit County live in poverty –
18% of Skagit County residents are uninsured –
Click the box above to see how healthy Skagit County ranks in comparison to other communities. A large study recently released shows statistics and data related to healthy communities giving a baseline of information. The baseline can be used to compare with similar communities or future rankings to note improvements in our quality of life indicators.
Take some time to look through the data. Those who are already involved in healthy living activities will find it interesting to study the data. It includes sources for the data which other media reports rarely do!!!
There is even a prize for the the community that improves the most – Spokane County won it in 2014!