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The City That Hates Exercise the Most in Every State

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New Mexico: Las Cruces
> Adults who don’t exercise: 28.3% (New Mexico: 24.8%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 68.9% (New Mexico: 72.0%)
> Adult obesity rate: 34.7% (New Mexico: 32.2%)
> Adults with diabetes: 13.2% (New Mexico: 10.9%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 24.8% (New Mexico: 20.0%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 4.6 per month (New Mexico: 4.2 per month)

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New York: Watertown-Fort Drum
> Adults who don’t exercise: 29.9% (New York: 27.0%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 52.2% (New York: 88.2%)
> Adult obesity rate: 33.5% (New York: 27.2%)
> Adults with diabetes: 9.7% (New York: 9.4%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 18.7% (New York: 16.4%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 4.1 per month (New York: 3.6 per month)

North Carolina: Rocky Mount
> Adults who don’t exercise: 32.1% (North Carolina: 25.9%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 48.9% (North Carolina: 67.6%)
> Adult obesity rate: 37.0% (North Carolina: 34.0%)
> Adults with diabetes: 13.5% (North Carolina: 10.5%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 24.1% (North Carolina: 18.5%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 4.4 per month (North Carolina: 3.7 per month)

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North Dakota: Bismarck
> Adults who don’t exercise: 26.1% (North Dakota: 27.9%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 69.6% (North Dakota: 64.5%)
> Adult obesity rate: 33.2% (North Dakota: 35.8%)
> Adults with diabetes: 7.8% (North Dakota: 8.2%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.6% (North Dakota: 13.3%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 3.1 per month (North Dakota: 3.1 per month)

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Ohio: Lima
> Adults who don’t exercise: 34.0% (Ohio: 27.6%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 73.5% (Ohio: 77.2%)
> Adult obesity rate: 39.3% (Ohio: 34.6%)
> Adults with diabetes: 11.7% (Ohio: 10.3%)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 20.1% (Ohio: 18.1%)
> Avg. physically unhealthy days: 4.5 per month (Ohio: 4.2 per month)

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