Percentage of Adults Not Participating in Any Physical Activity

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2415 25.5 0.6 24.3 26.7
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 860 24.0 1.0 22.0 25.9
Female 1555 27.0 0.8 25.5 28.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 51 20.3 2.8 14.8 25.7
25-34 years 170 20.5 1.5 17.5 23.5
35-44 years 302 24.7 1.4 21.9 27.4
45-54 years 487 25.8 1.1 23.7 28.0
55-64 years 552 29.3 1.2 27.1 31.6
65+ years 853 32.0 1.0 30.0 33.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 138 40.1 3.6 32.9 47.2
Non-Hispanic 2275 24.5 0.6 23.3 25.7
RACE . . . . .
White Only 2073 23.5 0.6 22.3 24.6
Black Only 123 38.9 4.0 31.1 46.7
Other Race Only 176 40.0 3.3 33.6 46.5
More than One Race 35 31.6 7.1 17.7 45.5
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 263 46.1 3.3 39.5 52.6
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 916 34.4 1.3 31.8 37.1
Some College 709 24.6 1.1 22.3 26.8
College Graduate 527 15.1 0.7 13.7 16.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 304 42.2 3.2 36.0 48.4
$15,000 - $24,999 447 38.2 2.1 34.1 42.4
$25,000 - $34,999 312 33.2 2.0 29.2 37.2
$35,000 - $49,999 347 25.4 1.5 22.5 28.4
$50,000+ 651 17.4 0.8 15.9 18.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1195 23.0 0.8 21.4 24.5
Out of Work 68 25.3 3.7 18.0 32.6
Homemaker / Student 198 24.3 2.3 19.7 28.9
Retired 697 29.2 1.0 27.2 31.2
Unable to Work 252 57.5 3.0 51.7 63.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 793 29.5 1.3 27.0 31.9
1-19 Hours 109 20.3 2.5 15.4 25.2
20-39 Hours 234 21.3 1.8 17.7 24.9
40 + Hours 928 23.2 0.9 21.5 25.0
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1319 23.8 0.7 22.4 25.1
Divorced / Separated 457 37.6 1.8 34.1 41.2
Widowed 431 35.8 1.6 32.7 38.9
Never Married 204 22.1 2.3 17.6 26.6
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 990 38.8 1.3 36.2 41.4
Living without a Disability 1413 21.6 0.7 20.2 23.0
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 135 31.4 2.8 25.8 36.9
Rural 331 27.3 1.7 23.9 30.6
Densely-settled Rural 454 31.1 1.8 27.6 34.6
Semi-urban 474 24.1 1.3 21.5 26.7
Urban 1015 23.3 0.9 21.6 25.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 276 36.3 2.5 31.4 41.2
Insured 2132 24.0 0.6 22.8 25.2
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 396 40.6 1.9 36.8 44.3
No Diabetes 2018 24.2 0.7 22.9 25.5
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 261 29.9 2.2 25.6 34.3
No Current Asthma 2141 25.1 0.7 23.8 26.4
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 741 49.0 1.8 45.4 52.5
Excellent to Good 1669 21.8 0.7 20.5 23.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 306 38.1 2.7 32.8 43.3
<14 days mental health not good 2048 24.0 0.6 22.7 25.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 546 35.5 1.7 32.2 38.9
Non-Smoker 1862 23.3 0.7 22.0 24.6
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 651 22.1 1.1 19.9 24.3
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 808 23.5 1.0 21.6 25.4
Obese (BMI >= 30) 827 30.5 1.2 28.1 32.8
HYPERTENSION STATUS* . . . . .
Hypertension 521 29.9 1.4 27.2 32.6
No Hypertension 632 22.0 1.0 19.9 23.8

Numerator: Respondents reporting they did not participate in any physical
activities or exercise, other than their regular job, in the past 30 days.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults reporting they did not participate in any physical activities or exercise, other than their regular job, in the past 30 days among categories of Hypertension Status is based on responses from all respondents on Questionnaire Split A, excluding unknowns and refusals.