By the numbers | February 2021

Appears in the February 2021 issue.


Illinois’s ranking in a Filterbuy study looking at the U.S. states with the most extreme weather conditions, including high and low temperatures, the greatest 24-hour precipitation and snowfall totals,
and the annual tornadoes per 10,000 square miles.


The percent of women who have increased alcohol consumption during the pandemic to heavy drinking (four or more drinks within a couple of hours), compared with 2019 numbers, according to a Rand study.


The percent of Naperville residents who reported being physically active outside of work within the last 30 days, which is higher than the national average of 73.7 percent. Out of all small U.S. cities, Naperville
is the 10th most physically active, according to the study by RetailMeNot.

Illustration by Kevin Sterjo