Arkansas children among most active in the U.S.

Arkansas children among most active in the U.S.
June 2014 (Source: KAIT)
June 2014 (Source: KAIT)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Children in Arkansas are among the most active, according to a new survey.

According to the 2015-16 Kids Movement Index on GoNoodle.com, children in Arkansas logged more minutes of physical activity than kids in any other state.

GoNoodle.com is an interactive website that gets children moving with online videos and games used to encourage vigorous physical activity breaks at school and in their homes.

According to the GoNoodle survey, nearly 271,000 children in Arkansas logged more than 68,000,000 minutes of physical activity, making the Natural State number one on the list.

Missouri ranked 10.

Little Rock and Fayetteville topped the list of mid-size and small cities.

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