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 6514 74.2 0.7 72.8 75.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 2347 70.4 1.2 68.1 72.6
Female 4167 77.8 0.8 76.3 79.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 158 59.4 3.4 52.8 66.1
25-34 years 642 69.1 1.7 65.8 72.3
35-44 years 858 69.1 1.4 66.3 72.0
45-54 years 1333 75.2 1.1 73.0 77.5
55-64 years 1383 82.1 1.0 80.1 84.2
65+ years 2111 89.2 0.7 87.8 90.6
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 265 74.1 3.3 67.6 80.7
Non-Hispanic 6242 74.2 0.7 72.8 75.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 5890 74.4 0.7 72.9 75.8
Black Only 211 75.5 4.3 67.2 83.9
Other Race Only 323 73.8 2.9 68.1 79.6
More than One Race 66 66.4 8.6 49.5 83.3
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 517 80.7 2.9 75.1 86.3
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 2013 80.1 1.3 77.5 82.7
Some College 1846 72.7 1.4 70.0 75.5
College Graduate 2128 69.2 1.1 67.1 71.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 468 83.9 3.0 77.9 89.8
$15,000 - $24,999 1042 84.0 1.8 80.5 87.5
$25,000 - $34,999 826 78.9 2.1 74.8 82.9
$35,000 - $49,999 1015 74.7 1.8 71.1 78.2
$50,000+ 2326 67.4 1.1 65.3 69.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 3534 70.5 0.9 68.7 72.2
Out of Work 130 70.5 5.4 60.0 81.1
Homemaker / Student 506 67.2 2.8 61.6 72.7
Retired 1982 89.0 0.7 87.5 90.4
Unable to Work 356 97.7 0.7 96.3 99.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 2234 84.1 1.1 82.0 86.2
1-19 Hours 306 67.9 4.0 60.0 75.8
20-39 Hours 744 70.3 2.1 66.2 74.4
40 + Hours 2665 70.1 1.0 68.2 72.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 3934 74.1 0.7 72.6 75.5
Divorced / Separated 968 82.0 1.4 79.3 84.7
Widowed 1080 92.1 0.9 90.5 93.8
Never Married 521 62.8 2.9 57.1 68.4
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 1950 87.9 1.1 85.9 90.0
Living without a Disability 4552 70.6 0.8 69.0 72.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 343 78.6 3.3 72.2 85.0
Rural 853 76.4 1.8 72.8 80.0
Densely-settled Rural 1108 76.8 1.6 73.6 79.9
Semi-urban 1240 73.4 1.7 70.1 76.8
Urban 2970 72.6 1.0 70.5 74.6
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 1224 91.7 1.1 89.6 93.9
Excellent to Good 5271 71.6 0.8 70.1 73.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 595 80.7 2.1 76.5 84.9
Insured 5916 73.5 0.7 72.1 75.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 730 86.9 1.4 84.1 89.6
No Diabetes 5783 73.2 0.7 71.7 74.6
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 2458 82.6 0.9 80.7 84.4
No Hypertension 4046 71.1 0.9 69.3 72.8
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 521 72.5 2.8 67.0 78.0
No Current Asthma 5966 74.2 0.7 72.8 75.7
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has arthritis 2546 82.3 1.0 80.4 84.2
No arthritis 3952 71.0 0.9 69.3 72.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 540 81.8 2.5 76.9 86.8
<14 days mental health not good 5883 73.4 0.7 72.0 74.9
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 1172 80.2 1.6 77.1 83.3
Non-Smoker 5328 72.9 0.8 71.3 74.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 2116 68.9 1.3 66.3 71.5
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 2230 72.6 1.2 70.3 74.9
Obese (BMI >= 30) 1914 82.0 1.1 79.8 84.2

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.