These Are the Laziest Cities in the US

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10. Jonesboro, Arkansas
> Adults who don’t exercise: 33.3% (US avg: 22.7%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 58.3% — #367 out of 382 (US avg: 84.2%)
> Adult obesity rate: 39.7% — #16 out of 382 (US avg: 29.7%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 15.1% — #31 out of 382 (US avg: 10.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 24.1% — #21 out of 382 (US avg: 16.5%)
> Physically unhealthy days a month: 5.2 — #13 out of 382 (US avg: 3.7)
> Median household income: $44,998 — #368 out of 382 (US median: $65,712)

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9. Dothan, Alabama
> Adults who don’t exercise: 33.5% (US avg: 22.7%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 53.1% — #372 out of 382 (US avg: 84.2%)
> Adult obesity rate: 38.6% — #27 out of 382 (US avg: 29.7%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 16.9% — #09 out of 382 (US avg: 10.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 23.9% — #24 out of 382 (US avg: 16.5%)
> Physically unhealthy days a month: 5.0 — #28 out of 382 (US avg: 3.7)
> Median household income: $50,010 — #323 out of 382 (US median: $65,712)

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8. Gadsden, Alabama
> Adults who don’t exercise: 33.6% (US avg: 22.7%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 49.5% — #376 out of 382 (US avg: 84.2%)
> Adult obesity rate: 36.2% — #73 out of 382 (US avg: 29.7%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 17.3% — #05 out of 382 (US avg: 10.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 22.0% — #64 out of 382 (US avg: 16.5%)
> Physically unhealthy days a month: 4.8 — #51 out of 382 (US avg: 3.7)
> Median household income: $41,447 — #377 out of 382 (US median: $65,712)

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7. Pine Bluff, Arkansas
> Adults who don’t exercise: 33.9% (US avg: 22.7%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 46.7% — #380 out of 382 (US avg: 84.2%)
> Adult obesity rate: 42.4% — #03 out of 382 (US avg: 29.7%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 14.7% — #40 out of 382 (US avg: 10.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 28.0% — #07 out of 382 (US avg: 16.5%)
> Physically unhealthy days a month: 5.5 — #03 out of 382 (US avg: 3.7)
> Median household income: $41,541 — #376 out of 382 (US median: $65,712)

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5. Kokomo, Indiana
> Adults who don’t exercise: 34.1% (US avg: 22.7%)
> Pop. with access to places for physical activity: 68.6% — #312 out of 382 (US avg: 84.2%)
> Adult obesity rate: 35.2% — #93 out of 382 (US avg: 29.7%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 14.8% — #37 out of 382 (US avg: 10.5%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 20.2% — #120 out of 382 (US avg: 16.5%)
> Physically unhealthy days a month: 4.4 — #132 out of 382 (US avg: 3.7)
> Median household income: $53,440 — #279 out of 382 (US median: $65,712)