Which City Wins The “Healthy Bowl?”
Who are you picking to win the big game on Sunday? Baltimore or San Francisco. If the Super Bowl was determined by the healthiest city, the San Francisco 49ers would be the champions.
The life expectancy for males in San Francisco? 78.5 years. In Baltimore? 67.8 years.
According to Gallup-Healthways, which ranks cities and states based on life evaluation, emotional and physical health, behavior, work environment, and basic access, San Francisco ranked 16th out of 190 cities. Baltimore came in 74th.
As for obesity, 27.4 percent of the population in Baltimore-Towson area are obese. In the San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont area, it's only 17.5 percent.