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The City That Hates Exercise the Most in Every State

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Virginia: Harrisonburg
> Adults who don’t exercise: 30.4% (Virginia: 24.8%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 67.3% (Virginia: 77.8%)
> Adult obesity rate: 35.5% (Virginia: 31.8%)
> Adults with diabetes: 10.8% (Virginia: 9.8%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 20.6% (Virginia: 16.1%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 4.3 per month (Virginia: 3.7 per month)

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Washington: Yakima
> Adults who don’t exercise: 28.6% (Washington: 18.9%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 62.5% (Washington: 78.8%)
> Adult obesity rate: 37.1% (Washington: 28.2%)
> Adults with diabetes: 13.0% (Washington: 8.5%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 25.7% (Washington: 15.7%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 4.9 per month (Washington: 3.9 per month)

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West Virginia: Beckley
> Adults who don’t exercise: 35.4% (West Virginia: 29.5%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 50.4% (West Virginia: 49.9%)
> Adult obesity rate: 40.4% (West Virginia: 39.7%)
> Adults with diabetes: 13.1% (West Virginia: 13.0%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 26.9% (West Virginia: 24.3%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 5.7 per month (West Virginia: 5.3 per month)

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Wisconsin: Janesville-Beloit
> Adults who don’t exercise: 25.6% (Wisconsin: 22.3%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 83.5% (Wisconsin: 77.8%)
> Adult obesity rate: 36.5% (Wisconsin: 34.3%)
> Adults with diabetes: 8.5% (Wisconsin: 7.4%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 16.3% (Wisconsin: 15.0%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 3.7 per month (Wisconsin: 3.6 per month)

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Wyoming: Casper
> Adults who don’t exercise: 26.0% (Wyoming: 24.0%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 83.5% (Wyoming: 73.1%)
> Adult obesity rate: 31.1% (Wyoming: 29.6%)
> Adults with diabetes: 7.9% (Wyoming: 6.8%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 15.8% (Wyoming: 15.7%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 3.5 per month (Wyoming: 3.5 per month)

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