Grand Rapids, Michigan Quality of Life Indexes
|2012 Quality of Life Indexes||Grand Rapids, MI||Michigan||United States|
|Quality of Life Index||10||13||100|
|Mortality Index (All Causes)||85||127||100|
Quality of Life Index: Based on the results of a study group,
this index is calculated based on what variables affect individuals as they search for a new home, how much they would enjoy living in a place and the impact of
each selected variable. For example, the crime index affects the total quality of life index negatively and the amusement index affects it positively.
Positive Variables Weighted for Quality of Life Index: Amusement, Culture, Education, Medical, Religion, Restaurants and Weather.
Negative Variables Weighted for Quality of Life Index: Crime, Earthquake and Mortality
Index score: (100 = National Average) for an area is compared to the national average of 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the national average, while 50 indicates half the national average
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