See N.J.'s healthiest counties

March 26, 2015 5:48 AM

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TRENTON — In the annual ranking of healthiest counties in New Jersey, Mercer scored in the middle of pack -- 12th out of 21 -- just as it had last year.

But delve into the 30 categories of data the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation uses to base its rankings and it's clear Mercer County made progress, said John R. Lumpkin, a senior vice president at the foundation. In 2012, the most available data available, violent crime declined, fewer people were uni...

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