The Last Lean Americans
Colorado’s obesity rates are the lowest in the country—but are we really as healthy as we think? Plus: We surveyed 400 Coloradans about their everyday health habits to see how—and why—our state has stayed on the good side of skinny.
Do you and your significant other exercise together?
Yes: 18 percent
No: 26 percent
Sometimes: 31 percent
I don’t have a significant other right now: 25 percent
Have you ever entered an organized running race?
Yes, I can run a marathon in under three hours: 4 percent
Yes, I've struggled through a few: 27 percent
Does walking one count? Then yes: 20 percent
I’ve thought about entering, but haven’t had the nerve yet: 33 percent
I can barely jog around the lake in Wash Park: 16 percent