Special Report

America's 50 Most Active Cities

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45. Portland-South Portland, ME
> Adults who exercise: 82.6%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 81.4% — 185th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 25.9% — 43rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 8.9% — 70th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.2% — 19th lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 3.4 — 24th lowest of 384 metros

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44. St. George, UT
> Adults who exercise: 82.6%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 81.4% — 186th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 24.0% — 23rd lowest of 384 metros (tied)
> Adults with diabetes: 8.6% — 54th lowest of 384 metros (tied)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 15.9% — 83rd lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 4 — 121st lowest of 384 metros

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43. Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
> Adults who exercise: 82.7%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 96.8% — 13th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 21.2% — 8th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 7.3% — 23rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 11.9% — 5th lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 3.2 — 14th lowest of 384 metros

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42. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA
> Adults who exercise: 82.7%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 85.2% — 130th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 30.2% — 131st lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 8.9% — 69th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 15.2% — 62nd lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 4.1 — 174th lowest of 384 metros

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41. Ogden-Clearfield, UT
> Adults who exercise: 82.7%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 89.4% — 75th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 29.2% — 101st lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 8.4% — 47th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 14.1% — 36th lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 3.7 — 72nd lowest of 384 metros

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