Study Ranks Sioux Falls Among the Least Stressed Cities
Oct 27, 2017 04:47PM
● By The Hood Magazine
In order to determine where Americans cope
best with stress, WalletHub compared 150 of the largest cities using 30 key
Sioux Falls was the 5th least stressed city in
the study surpassing Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska, Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota,
and Des Moines, Iowa. Researchers showed Sioux Falls was lowest in poverty
(133rd), percentage of adults facing poor health (106th), and divorce rates
(121st) but ranked 38th highest when it came to the number of hours people work
and 57th highest in job security.
The data set ranges from average weekly work
hours to debt load to divorce and suicide rates.
Newark, New Jersey was ranked as the most stressed city in the survey while Fremont, California, was the least stressed city.