CivMetrics collects key public health data for the largest cities in the United States. We’re posting some of our insights here. In this installment, we look at the physical health of residents in major cities. For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact EBallantine@CivMetrics.com. Data is from the CDC.
Which city residents report the best and worst physical health? At the bottom of this page, find a sortable table of physical health in the 100 largest US cities. First, a couple highlights:
For this analysis, we’re using the percentage of city residents self-reporting their physical health as “not good” in the last 14 days.
Which cities are in the worst physical health?
Here are the 10 best:
Below, find a sortable table of physical health in the 100 largest US cities.