How bad was the flu season here?

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – Walgreens has been crunching the numbers on the last flu season.
And they found that we had one of the worst in the country here in our area.
Chattanooga ranks ninth on the national list for flu activity.
The End of Flu Season Report complies prescription data from November through February at all 8,000 Walgreens stores across the country.
Here is their list.

Top 10 DMAs with Flu Activity
Aggregate data from November 2014 through February 2015

1.Oklahoma City, Okla.
2.Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, Texas
3.Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas
4.Jackson, Miss.
5.Fort Smith-Fayetteville, Ark.
6.Knoxville, Tenn.
7.Austin, Texas
8.Little Rock-Pine Bluff, Ark.
9.Chattanooga, Tenn.
10.Tulsa, Okla.

Tennessee also ranked number five for states, followed by Alabama at 7.

1.Oklahoma
2.Arkansas
3.Mississippi
4.Texas
5.Tennessee
6.Louisiana
7.Alabama
8.Kentucky
9.Nebraska
10.South Carolina

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