Percentage of Adults Not Doing Enough Physical Activity To Meet
EITHER Aerobic OR Strengthening Exercise Recommendations

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 8956 45.3 0.5 44.4 46.2
GENDER
Male 3298 42.9 0.7 41.5 44.4
Female 5658 47.5 0.6 46.4 48.7
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 329 37.9 1.9 34.3 41.6
25-34 Years 832 44.1 1.3 41.6 46.7
35-44 Years 1038 46.2 1.2 43.9 48.6
45-54 Years 1765 47.4 0.9 45.5 49.2
55-64 Years 2046 47.1 0.9 45.4 48.8
65+ Years 2946 47.3 0.7 45.8 48.7
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 454 52.3 2.1 48.2 56.4
Non-Hispanic 8488 44.7 0.5 43.7 45.6
RACE
White Only 7878 44.2 0.5 43.3 45.2
Black or AA only 415 52.1 2.7 46.9 57.3
Other Race Only 493 51.4 2.1 47.2 55.5
More than one race 140 45.7 4.0 37.8 53.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 764 56.8 1.9 53.2 60.5
High school graduate or G.E.D. 2975 51.7 0.9 50.0 53.5
Some college 2658 44.4 0.8 42.7 46.0
College graduate 2550 35.0 0.7 33.6 36.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 931 55.4 1.9 51.8 59.1
$15,000 - $24,999 1587 53.6 1.3 51.1 56.1
$25,000 - $34,999 1083 47.0 1.4 44.3 49.8
$35,000 - $49,999 1226 44.1 1.2 41.7 46.4
$50,000+ 2810 38.0 0.7 36.7 39.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 4527 44.3 0.6 43.1 45.5
Out of work 481 49.0 2.1 44.8 53.2
Homemaker or Student 669 41.2 1.7 37.9 44.5
Retired 2536 44.5 0.8 43.0 46.0
Unable to work 728 63.0 1.9 59.2 66.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 2837 44.5 0.8 42.9 46.2
1-19 hours 405 39.1 2.2 34.8 43.3
20-39 hours 1042 45.2 1.4 42.4 48.0
40+ hours 3330 43.9 0.7 42.5 45.2
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 5015 44.5 0.6 43.4 45.6
Divorced or seperated 1517 50.2 1.2 47.9 52.6
Widowed 1394 50.0 1.1 47.8 52.3
Never married 1014 42.9 1.4 40.2 45.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 551 51.0 1.9 47.2 54.8
Rural 1052 46.9 1.4 44.2 49.6
Densely-settled Rural 1686 49.7 1.1 47.5 51.9
Semi-urban 1352 45.9 1.2 43.6 48.2
Urban 4315 42.9 0.7 41.6 44.2
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 7854 44.2 0.5 43.2 45.2
Uninsured 1085 51.1 1.4 48.4 53.9
DIABETES STATUS
Have diabetes 1377 57.6 1.2 55.2 60.0
No diabetes 7565 44.0 0.5 43.0 44.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 890 51.8 1.7 48.5 55.1
No current asthma 8010 44.6 0.5 43.6 45.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 3167 52.6 0.8 51.0 54.2
No arthritis 5729 43.0 0.6 41.9 44.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 2224 64.9 1.1 62.7 67.1
Excellent, very good or good health 6707 41.8 0.5 40.8 42.8
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 1051 55.3 1.6 52.2 58.3
<14 days mental health not good 7763 44.0 0.5 43.0 45.0
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 1817 51.7 1.1 49.5 53.9
Non-smoker 7105 43.5 0.5 42.5 44.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 2435 38.1 0.8 36.5 39.8
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 2875 44.1 0.8 42.5 45.6
Obese (BMI>=30) 3093 52.9 0.9 51.2 54.6
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 1103 44.6 1.2 42.2 47.0
Not served on active duty 7848 45.4 0.5 44.4 46.4

Numerator: Respondents who did not meet the recommendation of either
the aerobic or strengthening physical activity or exercise
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.