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 6679 75.0 0.6 73.8 76.3
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 2397 71.2 1.1 69.2 73.3
Female 4282 78.7 0.7 77.2 80.1
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 247 60.4 2.8 54.8 65.9
25-34 years 722 68.7 1.6 65.4 71.9
35-44 years 1100 73.1 1.3 70.6 75.6
45-54 years 1321 75.5 1.2 73.2 77.8
55-64 years 1147 81.6 1.1 79.4 83.8
65+ years 2120 89.9 0.7 88.6 91.3
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 319 78.2 2.5 73.3 83.2
Non-Hispanic 6354 74.8 0.7 73.5 76.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 5991 74.4 0.7 73.1 75.7
Black Only 218 83.7 2.6 78.6 88.9
Other Race Only 359 79.5 2.5 74.5 84.4
More than One Race 93 75.1 5.6 64.2 85.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 570 86.2 2.0 82.2 90.2
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 2197 78.8 1.2 76.5 81.1
Some College 1884 74.4 1.3 71.9 76.9
College Graduate 2021 69.2 1.0 67.1 71.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 519 81.0 2.9 75.3 86.8
$15,000 - $24,999 1217 82.7 1.5 79.7 85.6
$25,000 - $34,999 917 77.4 1.9 73.8 81.1
$35,000 - $49,999 1099 77.4 1.4 74.7 80.2
$50,000+ 1965 67.7 1.1 65.6 69.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 3689 72.0 0.8 70.4 73.6
Out of Work 186 75.8 3.9 68.1 83.4
Homemaker / Student 533 66.1 2.5 61.3 70.9
Retired 1927 89.0 0.8 87.4 90.5
Unable to Work 340 94.5 2.0 90.6 98.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 2161 83.6 1.1 81.5 85.7
1-19 Hours 322 72.8 3.6 65.8 79.8
20-39 Hours 813 71.0 2.0 67.1 74.9
40 + Hours 2766 71.1 0.9 69.3 72.9
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 3955 75.7 0.7 74.4 77.0
Divorced / Separated 1049 78.9 1.5 76.0 81.7
Widowed 1022 91.5 0.9 89.7 93.3
Never Married 644 63.6 2.4 58.9 68.4
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 1845 87.7 1.1 85.5 89.9
Living without a Disability 4811 71.9 0.7 70.5 73.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 314 76.7 3.2 70.4 83.0
Rural 899 80.3 1.6 77.0 83.5
Densely-settled Rural 1113 76.1 1.6 73.1 79.2
Semi-urban 1271 75.9 1.5 73.1 78.8
Urban 3063 72.9 0.9 71.0 74.7
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 1249 90.9 1.1 88.7 93.2
Excellent to Good 5408 72.6 0.7 71.2 74.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 655 75.4 2.1 71.3 79.5
Insured 6012 75.0 0.7 73.7 76.3
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 675 88.1 1.7 84.8 91.5
No Diabetes 6004 74.1 0.7 72.8 75.4
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 2211 84.5 0.9 82.8 86.3
No Hypertension 4459 72.0 0.8 70.5 73.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 485 78.8 2.3 74.3 83.3
No Current Asthma 6181 74.8 0.7 73.5 76.1
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has arthritis 2442 84.0 0.8 82.4 85.7
No arthritis 4203 71.6 0.8 70.1 73.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 649 80.1 2.1 76.0 84.1
<14 days mental health not good 5944 74.4 0.7 73.1 75.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 1138 77.2 1.6 74.2 80.3
Non-Smoker 5529 74.6 0.7 73.2 76.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 2314 69.7 1.2 67.4 72.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 2330 74.2 1.0 72.2 76.2
Obese (BMI >= 30) 1713 83.4 1.1 81.3 85.5

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.