Percentage of Adults Not Participating in Any Physical Activity Other Than the Regular
Job in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2811 22.9 0.5 21.9 24.0
GENDER
Female 1809 24.9 0.7 23.5 26.3
Male 1002 20.8 0.8 19.3 22.4
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 70 13.7 1.7 10.4 17.1
25-34 years 207 20.7 1.5 17.7 23.6
35-44 years 266 22.1 1.5 19.1 25.0
45-54 years 414 23.1 1.2 20.7 25.5
55-64 years 640 25.1 1.1 23.0 27.2
65+ years 1214 30.5 0.9 28.8 32.2
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 2656 21.5 0.5 20.6 22.5
Hispanic 148 36.5 2.9 30.8 42.3
RACE
White only 2417 21.1 0.5 20.2 22.1
Black or African American only 170 24.7 2.7 19.4 29.9
Other race only 178 38.1 2.8 32.6 43.7
More than one race 36 19.9 3.9 12.2 27.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 345 47.5 2.6 42.5 52.5
High school graduate or G.E.D 1081 28.8 1.0 26.8 30.8
Some college 784 19.0 0.8 17.4 20.6
College graduate 601 11.6 0.6 10.5 12.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 368 37.0 2.3 32.4 41.6
$15,000 to $24,999 631 33.7 1.6 30.5 36.8
$25,000 to $34,999 337 24.9 1.6 21.7 28.1
$35,000 to $49,999 381 20.7 1.2 18.2 23.1
$50,000 or more 650 14.1 0.6 12.8 15.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 1129 19.1 0.7 17.8 20.4
Out of work 112 23.5 2.8 18.0 29.0
Homemaker/Student 202 20.8 1.8 17.3 24.3
Retired 994 27.0 0.9 25.3 28.7
Unable to work 368 52.9 2.6 47.8 58.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1087 26.8 1.0 24.8 28.7
1 to less than 20 hours 110 15.4 1.9 11.6 19.2
20 hours to less than 40 hours 286 19.5 1.4 16.8 22.3
40 plus hours 782 18.8 0.8 17.3 20.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 1474 22.1 0.7 20.8 23.4
Divorced/Separated 485 28.1 1.5 25.1 31.1
Widowed 542 35.6 1.6 32.4 38.8
Never married 304 17.8 1.3 15.3 20.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 1516 18.4 0.6 17.2 19.5
Have a disability 1269 38.8 1.2 36.5 41.1
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 190 29.5 2.4 24.8 34.2
Rural 340 27.8 1.7 24.5 31.1
Densely-settled rural 513 27.1 1.4 24.3 29.9
Semi-Urban 430 22.5 1.2 20.1 25.0
Urban 1338 20.2 0.7 18.8 21.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 353 29.1 1.8 25.6 32.6
Insured 2453 21.7 0.5 20.7 22.7
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 2240 21.3 0.6 20.2 22.4
Have diabetes 565 37.5 1.7 34.2 40.8
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 2497 22.3 0.6 21.2 23.4
Current Asthma 298 29.7 2.0 25.8 33.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 1523 19.8 0.6 18.6 21.1
Have arthritis 1271 32.5 1.0 30.6 34.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 2347 21.1 0.5 20.0 22.1
14+ days mental health NOT good 409 38.2 2.0 34.2 42.1
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 2204 21.4 0.6 20.3 22.5
Current smoker 585 29.6 1.4 26.8 32.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 741 17.1 0.8 15.5 18.7
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 836 19.6 0.9 18.0 21.3
Obese, BMI>=30 1065 31.1 1.1 29.0 33.3
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 2440 22.7 0.6 21.6 23.9
Served on active duty 370 24.5 1.4 21.8 27.1

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.