Top Cities for Fit Lifestyles
South Dakota ranks amongst the top states for its overall well-being and happiness, low cost of living, and natural beauties. Mount Rushmore and the Badlands National Park welcome millions of tourists each year and individuals seeking to energize their fitness routines with outdoor recreations. The Missouri River is another natural wonder of the state, perfect for water sport activities and yoga sessions along the water banks.
Interesting things to know about South Dakota:
- South Dakota is the fifth least populous state in the United States.
- The Jewel Cave in South Dakota is the third-largest cave in the world.
- Rodeo is the official sport of South Dakota.
The percentage of adults who report excessive drinking. Heavy drinking is linked to higher blood pressure, poorer liver function, increased stroke risk and larger waistlines.
The percentage of adults who report lack of physical activity.
The percentage of adults who report a BMI — or body mass index — above 30%. Higher BMI may be an indicator of greater risk to physical health.
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How Did We Determine the Top Cities for Fit Lifestyles?
We compiled our list of Best Cities for for Fit Lifestyle by looking at 11 key metrics backed by scientific research. Keep reading to find out which metrics we chose and how they affect slumber.