Percentage of Adults Not Participating in
Recommended Level of Physical Activity

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2355 55.8 0.9 54.1 57.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 955 54.8 1.3 52.2 57.5
Female 1400 56.8 1.1 54.6 59.0
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 185 42.3 2.9 36.6 48.0
25-34 years 418 52.0 2.0 48.1 55.8
35-44 years 481 53.4 1.8 49.8 57.0
45-54 years 480 59.1 1.9 55.4 62.8
55-64 years 293 61.6 2.4 56.8 66.4
65+ years 482 66.9 1.9 63.2 70.6
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 2047 55.3 0.9 53.5 57.1
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 86 54.1 4.4 45.4 62.7
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 70 56.7 5.7 45.6 67.8
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 24 50.4 8.1 34.6 66.2
Hispanic 123 68.1 3.8 60.6 75.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 163 64.8 3.4 58.2 71.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 755 60.3 1.6 57.2 63.4
Some College 683 51.6 1.6 48.4 54.7
College Graduate 747 53.6 1.5 50.7 56.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 184 58.8 3.7 51.6 66.0
$15,000 - $24,999 352 56.8 2.3 52.2 61.4
$25,000 - $34,999 351 61.7 2.2 57.3 66.1
$35,000 - $49,999 414 53.3 2.0 49.5 57.2
$50,000+ 699 52.2 1.5 49.3 55.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1583 54.4 1.1 52.3 56.4
Out of Work 38 49.8 6.3 37.5 62.0
Homemaker / Student 171 44.2 2.9 38.5 49.8
Retired 459 66.2 2.0 62.3 70.0
Unable to Work 103 80.3 4.2 72.1 88.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1335 56.6 1.1 54.5 58.7
Divorced / Separated 401 59.3 2.1 55.1 63.4
Widowed 296 69.0 2.4 64.4 73.6
Never Married 309 44.6 2.5 39.6 49.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 427 64.4 2.1 60.2 68.6
Living without a Disability 1920 54.3 0.9 52.5 56.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 111 58.4 3.9 50.7 66.1
Rural 276 54.8 2.8 49.4 60.2
Densely-settled Rural 362 62.2 2.2 57.9 66.6
Semi-urban 459 51.7 1.9 48.0 55.4
Urban 1130 55.5 1.3 53.0 57.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 365 72.8 2.2 68.5 77.1
Excellent to Good 1982 53.4 0.9 51.6 55.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 229 56.1 2.8 50.6 61.6
Insured 2119 55.8 0.9 54.0 57.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 168 67.3 3.3 60.9 73.7
No Diabetes 2182 55.1 0.9 53.3 56.9
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 638 65.4 1.7 62.1 68.7
No Hypertension 1711 52.9 1.0 50.9 54.9
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 190 53.7 3.5 46.9 60.6
No Current Asthma 2155 56.0 0.9 54.2 57.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 230 59.4 2.9 53.8 65.0
<14 days mental health not good 2077 55.3 0.9 53.5 57.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 549 56.7 1.8 53.2 60.2
Non-Smoker 1804 55.6 1.0 53.6 57.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 880 49.3 1.4 46.7 52.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 747 56.0 1.5 53.0 58.9
Obese (BMI >= 30) 574 65.8 1.9 62.2 69.5

Numerator: Respondents reporting they did not participate in moderate
physical activities at least 5 times per week for at least 30 minutes or
vigorous physical activities at least 3 times per week for at least 20 minutes.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.