Healthy Louisville 2020
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Healthy Louisville 2020, is a comprehensive, community-wide plan to significantly improve the city’s health over the next six years. Improving our city’s health will directly improve our quality of life, prosperity and competitiveness. Healthy Louisville 2020 is the roadmap to get us there. It contains 13 focus areas, target goals, and more than 80 recommendations to help us achieve our goals.
The goal related to eating and activity is to decrease the percentage of Louisville adults who are obese from 29.3% to 26.4%, and decreasing the percentage of children who are obese – from 24.2% to 21.8% for 6th graders and from 17.9% to 16.1% for kindergartners.