The health of Oregonians ranks 13th highest in the nation, according to a new report from the United Health Foundation.

The ranking looks at everything from health policies to the environment.

Over the last two decades, Oregon's ranking has climbed from 28th to 13th.

This year, Dr. Jeff Mason of United Health Care says he was impressed by how active Oregonians seem to be.

"You're number one in the country in terms of physical activity, with only 16.2 percent of the population saying they're physically inactive," he said. "And that 's really a high score and Oregon's to be commended on that."

The bad news is that more Oregonians are smoking than were two years ago.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows the percent of adults smoking dropped from 19.7 percent in 2011 to 17.9 percent in 2012.

Editor's Note: The original version of this story reported erroneous figures from the United Health Foundation, on the smoking rates of Oregonians. They have since been corrected. OPB regrets the error.

This story originally appeared on Oregon Public Broadcasting.

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