Medical and productivity cost - $9,100 per Alabama resident
2,500 lives could be saved annually
$127 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 1.8 million
Total costs avoided is $1.1 trillion
276 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $8,600 per Connecticut resident
4,100 lives could be saved annually
$11 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 11.7 million
Total costs avoided is $189 billion
57 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $8,100 per Idaho resident
45,400 lives could be saved annually
$125 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 1.7 million
Total costs avoided is $53 billion
361 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $8,600 per Louisiana resident
5,400 lives could be saved annually
$108 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 3.1 million
Total costs avoided is $169 billion
275 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $9,000 per Mississippi resident
21,500 lives could be saved annually
$21.1 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 1 million
Total costs avoided is $55 billion
71 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $8,400 per New Jersey resident
6,800 lives could be saved annually
$279 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 5.5 million
Total costs avoided is $14.6 billion
634 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $8,400 per Oklahoma resident
13,400 lives could be saved annually
$236 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 502 thousand
Total costs avoided is $90 billion
46 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $9,200 per Tennessee resident
70,000 lives could be saved annually
$54 billion in total savings if improvements are made
Prevented cases of chronic disease is 302 thousand
Total costs avoided is $150 billion
317 thousand lives will be saved over the next 15 years
Medical and productivity cost - $9,500 per West Virginia resident
28,600 lives could be saved annually
$8.5 billion in total savings if improvements are made

Read the IHS Life Science "Burden of chronic illnesses in the US" technical overview here.

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