12. San Francisco, California
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Overall health score: 79.8Physically healthy at least 14 days in a month: 91.0%Mentally healthy at least 14 days in a month: 90.2%Sufficient sleep (>7 hours/night): 69.7%Physically active: 82.1%Health insurance coverage rate: 91.3%Binge drinking rate: 21.2%Smoking rate: 11.5%Obesity rate: 17.2%
While some San Franciscans spend their days in front of computer screens, others take advantage of the Bay Area’s terrific access to the outdoors. Even though many residents are physically active and mentally healthy, the city has one of the highest rates of binge drinking of any city in the nation, a trend most common among people between the ages of 18 and 34.