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

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2262 53.2 1.0 51.2 55.2
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SEX . . . . .
Male 806 52.5 1.7 49.2 55.8
Female 1456 53.9 1.2 51.5 56.3
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 53 45.7 5.2 35.5 55.8
25-34 years 181 49.5 2.9 43.9 55.1
35-44 years 304 49.9 2.2 45.5 54.2
45-54 years 503 54.7 1.8 51.1 58.2
55-64 years 497 59.6 1.9 55.9 63.3
65+ years 724 58.5 1.6 55.5 61.6
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 82 51.5 5.1 41.5 61.6
Non-Hispanic 2178 53.3 1.1 51.3 55.4
RACE . . . . .
White Only 2016 52.7 1.1 50.6 54.8
Black Only 95 63.0 6.0 51.2 74.7
Other Race Only 108 53.0 5.0 43.2 62.8
More than One Race 34 51.2 9.4 32.7 69.7
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 159 55.4 4.7 46.2 64.6
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 676 59.0 2.1 55.0 63.0
Some College 687 52.2 1.9 48.5 56.0
College Graduate 739 49.6 1.6 46.4 52.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 209 66.7 4.4 58.0 75.4
$15,000 - $24,999 332 59.0 3.2 52.6 65.3
$25,000 - $34,999 272 58.8 3.0 53.1 64.6
$35,000 - $49,999 341 52.3 2.7 47.1 57.5
$50,000+ 854 49.2 1.4 46.4 52.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1266 52.3 1.3 49.7 54.9
Out of Work 41 63.0 7.2 49.0 77.1
Homemaker / Student 159 41.6 3.4 34.9 48.4
Retired 620 57.8 1.7 54.5 61.1
Unable to Work 172 79.9 3.6 72.8 87.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 690 55.7 1.9 52.0 59.4
1-19 Hours 103 41.8 4.4 33.2 50.3
20-39 Hours 279 52.5 3.0 46.7 58.4
40 + Hours 954 51.3 1.5 48.4 54.2
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1359 52.2 1.2 49.9 54.5
Divorced / Separated 342 58.6 2.8 53.1 64.0
Widowed 374 67.7 2.2 63.5 72.0
Never Married 182 48.7 4.0 40.8 56.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 746 64.8 1.9 61.0 68.5
Living without a Disability 1512 49.9 1.2 47.6 52.3
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 120 61.0 4.4 52.3 69.6
Rural 306 56.1 2.7 50.7 61.5
Densely-settled Rural 340 56.2 2.7 50.9 61.4
Semi-urban 447 55.4 2.4 50.7 60.0
Urban 1046 50.2 1.5 47.3 53.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 180 56.2 3.8 48.9 63.6
Insured 2074 52.8 1.1 50.7 54.9
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 283 66.8 3.1 60.7 72.9
No Diabetes 1977 52.1 1.1 50.0 54.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 196 51.8 3.6 44.7 58.8
No Current Asthma 2043 53.1 1.1 51.0 55.3
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 973 60.0 1.6 56.8 63.1
No Hypertension 1284 50.4 1.3 47.8 53.0
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 492 72.8 2.4 68.0 77.5
Excellent to Good 1769 50.2 1.1 48.0 52.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 224 61.8 3.8 54.4 69.2
<14 days mental health not good 2004 52.3 1.1 50.2 54.4
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 389 57.3 2.6 52.2 62.4
Non-Smoker 1870 52.5 1.1 50.3 54.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 646 47.9 1.8 44.4 51.4
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 797 50.2 1.7 46.8 53.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 730 62.6 2.0 58.7 66.4

Numerator: Respondents reporting they did not participate in either moderate
physical activity defined as 30 or more minutes per day for 5 or more days per
week, or vigorous activity for 20 or more minutes per day on 3 or more days.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
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