Percentage of Adults Not Participating in Recommended
Level of Vigorous Physical Activity

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 3209 75.4 0.9 73.7 77.1
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1162 70.8 1.4 68.0 73.6
Female 2047 79.8 1.0 77.9 81.7
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 150 61.9 3.7 54.7 69.1
25-34 years 426 70.0 2.1 65.9 74.1
35-44 years 553 72.8 1.8 69.2 76.3
45-54 years 659 74.3 1.6 71.1 77.5
55-64 years 482 82.0 1.7 78.7 85.4
65+ years 933 91.9 0.9 90.1 93.7
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 173 81.1 3.1 75.0 87.3
Non-Hispanic 3033 75.0 0.9 73.2 76.7
RACE . . . . .
White Only 2928 75.5 0.9 73.7 77.2
Black Only 99 70.8 4.8 61.5 80.1
Other Race Only 142 77.7 3.8 70.2 85.3
More than One Race 29 78.9 7.2 64.8 93.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 234 90.3 2.8 84.9 95.7
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 991 79.7 1.6 76.6 82.7
Some College 950 72.4 1.7 69.0 75.8
College Graduate 1030 72.0 1.4 69.3 74.6
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 260 81.5 3.1 75.5 87.5
$15,000 - $24,999 565 81.7 2.3 77.2 86.1
$25,000 - $34,999 481 80.3 2.0 76.4 84.1
$35,000 - $49,999 534 74.1 2.1 69.9 78.3
$50,000+ 869 67.0 1.6 63.9 70.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1826 71.2 1.1 69.0 73.4
Out of Work 111 71.6 5.0 61.7 81.4
Homemaker / Student 295 75.7 3.0 69.8 81.6
Retired 831 89.8 1.1 87.6 91.9
Unable to Work 146 96.3 1.7 93.0 99.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 799 86.1 1.7 82.8 89.5
1-19 Hours 105 69.1 4.9 59.4 78.8
20-39 Hours 398 73.2 2.6 68.1 78.4
40 + Hours 1376 70.7 1.3 68.3 73.2
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1893 76.2 1.0 74.3 78.1
Divorced / Separated 522 80.0 2.0 76.1 83.9
Widowed 473 92.4 1.3 89.9 94.9
Never Married 317 60.9 3.2 54.6 67.3
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 788 86.7 1.5 83.8 89.6
Living without a Disability 2411 72.8 1.0 70.9 74.8
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 155 75.9 4.1 67.9 83.9
Rural 422 77.4 2.2 73.1 81.6
Densely-settled Rural 522 75.9 2.0 71.9 79.9
Semi-urban 629 74.9 2.1 70.8 78.9
Urban 1470 74.9 1.3 72.4 77.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 557 90.7 1.6 87.6 93.9
Excellent to Good 2649 73.1 1.0 71.3 75.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 357 79.2 2.5 74.4 84.1
Insured 2844 74.8 0.9 73.0 76.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 298 91.5 1.8 88.0 94.9
No Diabetes 2908 74.3 0.9 72.5 76.1
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 1055 83.8 1.3 81.1 86.4
No Hypertension 2135 72.4 1.1 70.3 74.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 269 78.8 2.7 73.6 84.1
No Current Asthma 2923 75.1 0.9 73.3 76.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 270 79.1 3.3 72.6 85.5
<14 days mental health not good 2916 75.1 0.9 73.3 76.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 646 76.7 2.1 72.6 80.7
Non-Smoker 2558 75.1 0.9 73.3 77.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 1178 73.6 1.4 70.8 76.4
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1143 74.0 1.5 71.1 76.8
Obese (BMI >= 30) 737 78.6 1.8 75.1 82.2

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