Gulf Coast ranked with highest well-being

Gulf Coast ranked with highest well-being

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Gallup-Healthways annual Well-Being Index ranked the North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton metro area with the highest well-being score across 100 large communities in the United States for 2014. According to Gallup and Healthways, which have partnered for a number of years to measure well-being, “the concept captures the important aspects of how people feel about and experience their daily lives.” Read more on the Gallup Healthways Well-Being Index site.

Our region topped the 2014 list, followed by Urban Honolulu, Hawaii; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California.

Go to the Quality of Life section of Gulf Coast Community Indicators for more details on life in the Gulf Coast region.