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Placer, El Dorado rank high, Sacramento trails in county health ratings
Sacramento Bee - Anna Tong

A new ranking of the health of America’s counties puts Placer and El Dorado counties in California’s top 10 and Sacramento further down the list. Placer County is the sixth-healthiest, El Dorado is 10th and Yolo is 12th. Sacramento lags, at 32 out of 56. Marin County in the Bay Area ranked first, and Del Norte County next to the Oregon border ranked last in health outcomes.