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⏳ Counties with the shortest life expectancy in Florida

⏳ Counties with the shortest life expectancy in Florida

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#33. Gilchrist County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 75.6 years
— 2.9 years lower than the national average

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#33. Hardee County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 75.6 years
— 2.9 years lower than the national average

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#32. Highlands County

– Life expectancy: 75.5 years
— 3.0 years lower than the national average

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#30. Hendry County (simultaneous)

– Life expectancy: 75.4 years
— 3.1 years lower than the national average

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#30. Jefferson County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 75.4 years
— 3.1 years lower than the national average

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#29. Volusia County

– Life expectancy: 75.3 years
— 3.2 years lower than the national average

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#28. Hernando County

– Life expectancy: 75.0 years
— 3.5 years lower than the national average

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#27. Wakulla District

– Life expectancy: 74.9 years
— 3.6 years lower than the national average

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#26. Franklin County

– Life expectancy: 74.8 years
— 3.7 years lower than the national average

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#24. Bradford County (same time)

– Life expectancy: 74.6 years
— 3.9 years lower than the national average

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#24. Lafayette County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 74.6 years
— 3.9 years lower than the national average

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#23. Bay County

– Life expectancy: 74.5 years
— 4.0 years lower than the national average

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#21. Marion County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 74.4 years
— 4.1 years lower than the national average

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#21. Baker County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 74.4 years
— 4.1 years lower than the national average

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#19. Calhoun County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 74.3 years
— 4.2 years lower than the national average

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#19. Duval County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 74.3 years
— 4.2 years lower than the national average

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#18. Levy County

– Life expectancy: 74.2 years
— 4.3 years lower than the national average

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#16. Gadsden County (tied)

– Life expectancy: 74.1 years
— 4.4 years lower than the national average

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#16. Dixie County (simultaneous)

– Life expectancy: 74.1 years
— 4.4 years lower than the national average

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#14. Okeechobee County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 73.9 years
— 4.6 years lower than the national average

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#14. Gulf County (simultaneous)

– Life expectancy: 73.9 years
— 4.6 years lower than the national average

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#13. Suwannee County

– Life expectancy: 73.8 years
— 4.7 years lower than the national average

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#12. Liberty District

– Life expectancy: 73.7 years
— 4.8 years lower than the national average

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#11. Taylor area

– Life expectancy: 73.5 years
— 5.0 years lower than the national average

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#9. Citrus County (simultaneous)

– Life expectancy: 73.2 years
— 5.3 years lower than the national average

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#9. Columbia County (concurrent)

– Life expectancy: 73.2 years
— 5.3 years lower than the national average

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#8. Escambia County

– Life expectancy: 73.1 years
— 5.4 years lower than the national average

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#7. Madison Area

– Life expectancy: 73.0 years
— 5.5 years lower than the national average

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#6.Hamilton County

– Life expectancy: 72.7 years
— 5.8 years lower than the national average

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#5.Jackson County

– Life expectancy: 72.1 years
— 6.4 years lower than the national average

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#4. Washington County

– Life expectancy: 71.8 years
— 6.7 years lower than the national average

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#3. Holmes County

– Life expectancy: 71.7 years
— 6.8 years lower than the national average

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#2. Putnam County

– Life expectancy: 71.5 years
— 7.0 years lower than the national average

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#1.Union County

– Life expectancy: 67.4 years
— 11.1 years lower than the national average

This story features data reporting by Karim Noorani, written by Kiersten Hickman, and is part of a series leveraging data automation in 49 states.