Peter Durand

Transparency: Does Commuting By Car Make You Fat? – Transparency – GOOD

In Journal on August 14, 2010 at 3:36 pm

It’s a simple equation: Exercise more and lose weight. Still, many people spend most of their time either behind a desk or driving to or from where that desk is located. A few states buck that trend with large cities that allow for more walking, biking, and commuting via public transportation, but are their citizens any more fit? This is a look at how people get to work in various states, alongside those states’ obesity rates.

SOURCE Trust for America’s Health; U.S. Census. Via Streetsblog.

A collaboration between GOOD and Hyperakt.

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