MN Residents Have 4 Longest Life Expectancy in the Country According to Study

A new study says Minnesota residents have the fourth longest life expectancy in the Country with an average life span of almost 81 years.


The Star Tribune reports that the University of Washington published the study.  The research ranks Minnesota behind Hawaii, California and Connecticut.


Minnesota Men had an average life expectancy of almost 79 years, while women lived nearly 83.


The study take into consideration about 330 diseases and injuries as well as more than 80 risk factors.