Parks and Recreation Fosters Healthy Living

May 25, 2023, Department, by NRPA

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83% of U.S. adults believe it is important to have access to indoor and outdoor recreation areas, classes and activities in order to lead a healthy lifestyle.

Parents and millennials (69%) most strongly agree that access to these spaces and programs is very or extremely important.

Each month, through a poll of 1,000 U.S. residents focused on park and recreation issues, NRPA Park Pulse helps tell the park and recreation story. Questions span from the serious to the more lighthearted. The survey was conducted by Wakefield Research.

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