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

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 3107 73.4 1.0 71.5 75.3
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1092 70.2 1.6 67.1 73.3
Female 2015 76.5 1.1 74.4 78.6
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 77 63.2 5.1 53.2 73.1
25-34 years 258 69.4 2.6 64.2 74.5
35-44 years 415 68.5 2.1 64.4 72.5
45-54 years 670 72.7 1.6 69.5 75.9
55-64 years 646 78.6 1.6 75.5 81.7
65+ years 1041 85.8 1.1 83.7 88.0
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 114 74.9 4.3 66.5 83.3
Non-Hispanic 2990 73.3 1.0 71.4 75.2
RACE . . . . .
White Only 2787 73.1 1.0 71.1 75.0
Black Only 111 75.6 5.4 65.0 86.3
Other Race Only 147 76.0 4.3 67.5 84.5
More than One Race 50 70.9 9.0 53.2 88.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 215 81.0 4.1 72.9 89.1
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 902 78.5 1.8 74.9 82.1
Some College 944 73.7 1.7 70.3 77.1
College Graduate 1044 68.2 1.5 65.2 71.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 264 84.5 3.9 76.9 92.1
$15,000 - $24,999 443 83.9 2.7 78.7 89.1
$25,000 - $34,999 370 79.2 2.5 74.2 84.2
$35,000 - $49,999 476 74.5 2.4 69.7 79.2
$50,000+ 1204 68.0 1.4 65.3 70.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1690 70.0 1.2 67.6 72.4
Out of Work 59 84.4 5.1 74.4 94.5
Homemaker / Student 260 67.3 3.5 60.4 74.3
Retired 895 85.3 1.2 82.9 87.7
Unable to Work 196 93.5 2.3 89.0 98.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 1005 82.9 1.6 79.8 86.1
1-19 Hours 158 66.4 5.0 56.5 76.3
20-39 Hours 367 70.9 2.7 65.6 76.3
40 + Hours 1281 68.8 1.4 66.1 71.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1932 74.0 1.0 72.0 76.0
Divorced / Separated 443 75.1 2.6 70.0 80.2
Widowed 486 88.9 1.4 86.1 91.7
Never Married 239 61.8 4.0 53.9 69.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 959 84.8 1.5 81.8 87.8
Living without a Disability 2142 70.1 1.1 67.9 72.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 159 79.8 3.7 72.5 87.1
Rural 418 77.5 2.4 72.8 82.2
Densely-settled Rural 472 77.9 2.2 73.4 82.3
Semi-urban 600 74.1 2.1 69.9 78.2
Urban 1453 70.2 1.4 67.3 73.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 251 79.2 3.1 73.2 85.2
Insured 2846 72.7 1.0 70.7 74.6
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 354 87.1 2.0 83.2 91.0
No Diabetes 2750 72.3 1.0 70.3 74.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 271 72.4 3.5 65.6 79.3
No Current Asthma 2808 73.3 1.0 71.3 75.3
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 1306 82.9 1.3 80.4 85.4
No Hypertension 1793 69.4 1.2 67.0 71.8
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 599 89.8 1.7 86.5 93.1
Excellent to Good 2507 70.9 1.1 68.8 73.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 278 78.0 3.6 71.1 85.0
<14 days mental health not good 2782 72.8 1.0 70.8 74.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 517 76.5 2.4 71.8 81.1
Non-Smoker 2584 72.8 1.0 70.7 74.8
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 971 70.2 1.6 67.0 73.4
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1112 71.0 1.6 67.7 74.2
Obese (BMI >= 30) 908 79.5 1.8 76.0 83.0

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.
 
On Questionnaire Split A