The survey results were presented by RIA.
The experts analyzed the popularity of going out for sport, alcohol sales, tobacco consumption, the number of crimes committed in a drunken state, mortality caused by accidental alcohol poisoning, the share of employees working in dangerous labor environment.
The survey mentions that, in general, the spreading of healthy lifestyle principles has positive feedback from the population of Russia. Healthy lifestyle is turning into a real lifestyle, changing people’s attitude to themselves and to their health.
According to the results of 2018, Penza region again took the sixth place.
“The forming of a responsible attitude to health in citizens, of their commitment to sport and physical training is one of the priorities of the state policy. Promoting a healthy way of life among the population, abandoning harmful habits, preventing chronic non-infectious diseases are the objectives that are dealt with by the Government and executive bodies every day because we are talking taking care of people here”, commented Ivan Belozertsev.“Multiple preventive projects implemented in our region cover all age groups of the population. From kindergarten children to elderly people who are taught principles of active longevity”, added the Governor.