Special Report

50 Cities Getting the Most Exercise

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50. Portland-South Portland, Maine
> Share of adults who exercise regularly: 81.9%
> No. of fitness and recreational sports facilities: 14.3 per 100,000 people
> Share of pop. with access to places for physical activity: 81.9%
> Adult obesity rate: 25.9%
> Population: 532,083

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49. Lawrence, Kansas
> Share of adults who exercise regularly: 81.9%
> No. of fitness and recreational sports facilities: 10.9 per 100,000 people
> Share of pop. with access to places for physical activity: 90.3%
> Adult obesity rate: 26.2%
> Population: 120,793

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48. Tucson, Arizona
> Share of adults who exercise regularly: 81.9%
> No. of fitness and recreational sports facilities: 11.4 per 100,000 people
> Share of pop. with access to places for physical activity: 87.5%
> Adult obesity rate: 24.9%
> Population: 1,022,769

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47. Lincoln, Nebraska
> Share of adults who exercise regularly: 81.9%
> No. of fitness and recreational sports facilities: 16.2 per 100,000 people
> Share of pop. with access to places for physical activity: 95.1%
> Adult obesity rate: 27.4%
> Population: 331,592

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46. Medford, Oregon
> Share of adults who exercise regularly: 82.0%
> No. of fitness and recreational sports facilities: 12.5 per 100,000 people
> Share of pop. with access to places for physical activity: 36.7%
> Adult obesity rate: 26.6%
> Population: 217,479