LOCAL 12 - Search Results
Gallup Poll: States that exercise the most
WASHINGTON (WKRC) -- A recent Gallup poll revealed that Vermont ranks as the top state for frequent exercise.
Vermont, Hawaii, Montana, Alaska, Colorado and New Mexico have ranked in the top 10 states every year since 2008. Vermont has taken the top spot three times before in 2013, 2009 and 2008.
Four states -- Indiana, Ohio, New Jersey and Alabama have ranked in the bottom 10 every year since 2008.
The results are based on interviews with more than 178,000 U.S. adults.
The national average for regular exercise saw a small decrease in 2013 to 51.6 percent from 52.7 percent in 2012.