According to msn.com, Colorado ranks as the #4 state to live in. Other than the 300+ days of sunshine (more than San Diego), it’s four seasons, year around recreational activities and second to none quality of life, Colorado has some impressive statistics when it comes to unemployment, life expectancy and college educated adults.
- Annual Unemployment – 2.8%, compared to 4.4% nationally
- Poverty Rate – 10.3% (9th lowest)
- Life Expectancy – 80.2 years (8th longest)
- Adults holding bachelor’s degrees – 41.2% – the 2nd largest share of any state
Those who live in Colorado lead very active lives, taking advantage of the year around recreation activities the state offers. It’s no surprise that only 1 out of 5 Colorado adults are obese.
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