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 2217 52.6 0.9 50.7 54.4
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SEX . . . . .
Male 833 50.9 1.5 47.9 53.8
Female 1384 54.2 1.1 52.0 56.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 114 48.2 3.8 40.8 55.6
25-34 years 281 47.0 2.2 42.6 51.5
35-44 years 375 50.1 2.0 46.1 54.0
45-54 years 460 51.7 1.9 48.1 55.4
55-64 years 330 56.5 2.2 52.2 60.9
65+ years 654 63.1 1.7 59.8 66.4
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 111 55.0 4.0 47.2 62.8
Non-Hispanic 2104 52.4 1.0 50.5 54.3
RACE . . . . .
White Only 2024 52.4 1.0 50.5 54.3
Black Only 71 49.8 5.1 39.8 59.8
Other Race Only 93 57.1 4.5 48.2 66.0
More than One Race 19 49.2 9.2 31.2 67.2
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 159 62.4 3.8 55.0 69.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 687 55.8 1.8 52.4 59.3
Some College 656 51.1 1.8 47.5 54.6
College Graduate 712 49.5 1.5 46.6 52.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 190 60.1 3.5 53.2 66.9
$15,000 - $24,999 391 56.4 2.5 51.4 61.4
$25,000 - $34,999 328 54.8 2.4 50.1 59.5
$35,000 - $49,999 342 48.7 2.3 44.3 53.2
$50,000+ 616 47.5 1.6 44.4 50.6
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1268 50.3 1.2 48.0 52.6
Out of Work 76 49.6 5.3 39.2 60.1
Homemaker / Student 177 48.3 3.2 42.1 54.5
Retired 576 60.5 1.8 57.0 64.0
Unable to Work 120 80.7 3.6 73.7 87.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 562 59.6 2.0 55.6 63.6
1-19 Hours 70 47.3 5.0 37.6 57.0
20-39 Hours 272 53.8 2.8 48.2 59.3
40 + Hours 959 49.4 1.3 46.8 52.0
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1276 52.2 1.1 50.0 54.3
Divorced / Separated 362 54.8 2.3 50.2 59.3
Widowed 342 67.0 2.3 62.5 71.5
Never Married 234 46.2 3.2 39.8 52.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 602 65.4 1.9 61.7 69.2
Living without a Disability 1609 49.7 1.1 47.6 51.8
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 100 49.6 4.3 41.2 57.9
Rural 283 51.9 2.5 47.0 56.7
Densely-settled Rural 372 55.0 2.3 50.6 59.4
Semi-urban 429 51.8 2.2 47.5 56.0
Urban 1024 52.5 1.4 49.8 55.3
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 425 68.8 2.3 64.2 73.4
Excellent to Good 1790 50.2 1.0 48.2 52.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 242 56.9 2.9 51.2 62.6
Insured 1969 51.9 1.0 49.9 53.8
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 215 65.0 3.0 59.2 70.8
No Diabetes 2002 51.8 1.0 49.9 53.7
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 760 59.7 1.7 56.5 63.0
No Hypertension 1443 49.9 1.1 47.7 52.1
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 190 56.1 3.1 49.9 62.3
No Current Asthma 2014 52.3 1.0 50.3 54.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 201 60.0 3.5 53.1 66.8
<14 days mental health not good 1997 51.9 1.0 50.0 53.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 456 55.6 2.3 51.2 60.1
Non-Smoker 1756 51.8 1.0 49.8 53.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 767 49.5 1.5 46.5 52.5
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 790 51.6 1.6 48.6 54.7
Obese (BMI >= 30) 547 56.8 2.0 52.8 60.7

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.
 
On Questionnaire Split A