Apr 29, 2015 11:33 AM

Study suggests NH's District 1 residents expected to live longer


Some New Hampshire residents are expected to live just a little bit longer than others according to a new study. Social Science Research Council studied life expectancy by Congressional District across the country and most New England states had the highest life expectancy.

How does New Hampshire measure up? According to the study, those who live in District 1 are expected to live to be 80, just a little bit longer than those in District 2. The study measured life expectancy using the American Human Development Index. The index measures a person's health, education and earnings.

You can view the study here.


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