Percentage of Adults Not Participating in Any Physical Activity

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2156 23.2 0.5 22.2 24.3
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 777 22.1 0.8 20.5 23.8
Female 1379 24.3 0.7 23.0 25.6
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 80 14.3 1.8 10.9 17.8
25-34 years 235 19.4 1.3 16.9 21.9
35-44 years 345 21.4 1.1 19.2 23.7
45-54 years 406 22.9 1.1 20.7 25.2
55-64 years 344 27.1 1.4 24.4 29.7
65+ years 737 33.9 1.1 31.7 36.0
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 157 33.7 2.7 28.5 38.9
Non-Hispanic 1994 22.4 0.5 21.4 23.5
RACE . . . . .
White Only 1900 22.6 0.5 21.5 23.6
Black Only 107 35.0 3.4 28.4 41.7
Other Race Only 120 27.1 2.7 21.8 32.3
More than One Race 23 24.1 5.8 12.9 35.4
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 264 41.5 2.6 36.5 46.5
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 843 31.6 1.1 29.4 33.7
Some College 600 21.4 1.0 19.5 23.3
College Graduate 445 14.3 0.7 12.9 15.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 261 35.8 2.4 31.2 40.4
$15,000 - $24,999 489 32.2 1.5 29.2 35.1
$25,000 - $34,999 312 24.9 1.4 22.1 27.7
$35,000 - $49,999 281 21.2 1.3 18.6 23.8
$50,000+ 394 14.6 0.8 13.1 16.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1059 19.6 0.6 18.3 20.8
Out of Work 96 31.8 3.6 24.8 38.9
Homemaker / Student 160 17.7 1.5 14.9 20.6
Retired 640 31.9 1.2 29.6 34.2
Unable to Work 199 61.2 3.1 55.2 67.3
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 599 29.4 1.2 27.1 31.7
1-19 Hours 60 18.2 2.5 13.4 23.1
20-39 Hours 181 14.3 1.2 12.0 16.7
40 + Hours 800 20.3 0.8 18.8 21.8
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1125 21.9 0.6 20.7 23.2
Divorced / Separated 404 28.9 1.4 26.1 31.7
Widowed 399 38.5 1.7 35.2 41.7
Never Married 223 17.9 1.6 14.8 21.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 790 41.1 1.3 38.5 43.7
Living without a Disability 1310 19.0 0.6 17.8 20.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 117 26.1 2.4 21.4 30.9
Rural 296 25.4 1.5 22.5 28.2
Densely-settled Rural 411 26.5 1.3 23.9 29.1
Semi-urban 417 22.6 1.2 20.3 24.9
Urban 895 21.3 0.8 19.7 22.8
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 653 48.8 1.7 45.5 52.1
Excellent to Good 1500 19.4 0.5 18.3 20.4
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 277 28.2 1.8 24.6 31.7
Insured 1873 22.5 0.5 21.5 23.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 281 38.0 2.0 34.0 42.0
No Diabetes 1852 22.2 0.5 21.1 23.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 192 25.0 1.9 21.3 28.6
No Current Asthma 1950 23.0 0.6 22.0 24.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 316 40.5 2.3 36.1 44.9
<14 days mental health not good 1804 21.6 0.5 20.5 22.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 520 28.8 1.4 26.1 31.4
Non-Smoker 1631 21.9 0.6 20.8 23.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 682 19.5 0.8 17.9 21.1
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 687 21.5 0.9 19.8 23.1
Obese (BMI >= 30) 660 30.9 1.2 28.5 33.3

Numerator: Respondents reporting they did not participate in any physical
activities or exercise, other than their regular job, in the past 30 days.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.