Special Report

America's 50 Most Active Cities

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30. Lawrence, KS
> Adults who exercise: 83.7%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 91.0% — 57th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 28.0% — 73rd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 7.0% — 18th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 14.8% — 52nd lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 3.5 — 36th lowest of 384 metros

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29. Albuquerque, NM
> Adults who exercise: 83.8%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 84.9% — 136th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 25.5% — 39th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 7.9% — 32nd lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 19.2% — 167th highest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 4.2 — 180th highest of 384 metros

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28. Las Cruces, NM
> Adults who exercise: 83.9%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 78.0% — 159th lowest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 26.4% — 48th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 9.6% — 107th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 23.5% — 33rd highest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 4.4 — 116th highest of 384 metros

27. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
> Adults who exercise: 83.9%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 98.1% — 7th highest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 20.4% — 6th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 8.5% — 50th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 14.5% — 46th lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 3.7 — 65th lowest of 384 metros

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26. Walla Walla, WA
> Adults who exercise: 83.9%
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 80.5% — 190th lowest of 384 metros
> Adult obesity rate: 29.3% — 104th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 12.1% — 124th highest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 17.8% — 158th lowest of 384 metros
> Physically unhealthy days per month: 4.2 — 178th lowest of 384 metros

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