Percentage of Adults Not Participating in Any
Physical Activity Other Than Their
Regular Job in the Past Month

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 6085 26.5 0.4 25.8 27.3
GENDER
Female 3696 26.9 0.5 25.9 27.8
Male 2389 26.2 0.6 25.1 27.3
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 244 19.3 1.2 17.0 21.7
25-34 years 514 24.6 1.0 22.6 26.7
35-44 years 628 24.4 1.0 22.6 26.3
45-54 years 979 27.4 0.9 25.7 29.1
55-64 years 1397 29.2 0.8 27.7 30.7
65+ years 2323 32.0 0.6 30.8 33.2
ETHNICITY
Non-hispanic 5702 25.9 0.4 25.2 26.7
Hispanic 355 32.2 1.6 29.0 35.3
RACE
White only 5299 26.1 0.4 25.3 26.8
Black or African American only 320 30.3 2.0 26.3 34.3
Other race only 305 28.7 1.7 25.4 32.1
More than one race 103 23.0 2.5 18.1 27.9
EDUCATION
Less than high school 642 42.3 1.6 39.3 45.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 2216 32.7 0.7 31.3 34.1
Some college 1843 24.6 0.6 23.4 25.9
College graduate 1384 16.3 0.5 15.3 17.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 663 33.1 1.4 30.3 35.9
$15,000 to $24,999 1276 35.1 1.0 33.0 37.1
$25,000 to $34,999 795 31.4 1.2 29.1 33.8
$35,000 to $49,999 842 26.9 1.0 25.0 28.9
$50,000 or more 1623 18.9 0.5 17.9 19.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 2908 24.8 0.5 23.8 25.7
Out of work 269 27.0 1.7 23.6 30.4
Homemaker/Student 367 20.3 1.2 18.0 22.6
Retired 1864 29.8 0.7 28.5 31.1
Unable to work 648 47.3 1.7 43.8 50.7
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1997 28.0 0.7 26.7 29.4
1 to less than 20 hours 310 22.3 1.4 19.5 25.1
20 hours to less than 40 hours 659 24.7 1.0 22.7 26.8
40 plus hours 2079 24.4 0.6 23.3 25.5
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 3111 25.1 0.5 24.2 26.0
Divorced/Separated 1190 34.4 1.0 32.3 36.4
Widowed 1045 37.3 1.1 35.2 39.4
Never married 718 22.0 0.9 20.2 23.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 3651 22.9 0.4 22.1 23.7
Living with a disability 2406 39.9 0.8 38.4 41.5
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 351 29.1 1.6 26.0 32.2
Rural 687 28.8 1.1 26.5 31.0
Densely-settled rural 1136 30.1 0.9 28.3 32.0
Semi-Urban 1000 28.1 1.0 26.2 30.0
Urban 2911 24.5 0.5 23.5 25.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 837 33.5 1.1 31.2 35.7
Insured 5229 25.2 0.4 24.4 25.9
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 5027 25.4 0.4 24.6 26.1
Have diabetes 1045 37.4 1.1 35.2 39.6
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 5350 25.9 0.4 25.1 26.6
Current asthma 688 32.1 1.3 29.5 34.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No 3607 24.0 0.4 23.1 24.8
Yes 2437 34.2 0.7 32.9 35.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 5221 25.5 0.4 24.8 26.3
14+ days mental health NOT good 758 34.7 1.3 32.1 37.3
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 4718 24.5 0.4 23.8 25.3
Current smoker 1341 34.8 1.0 32.9 36.7
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 1633 22.9 0.6 21.7 24.2
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 1843 23.9 0.6 22.7 25.1
Obese, BMI>=30 2218 32.3 0.7 30.9 33.7
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 5295 26.4 0.4 25.6 27.2
Served on active duty 788 27.4 1.0 25.4 29.4

Numerator: Respondents reporting they did not participate in any physical
activities or exercise, other than their regular job, in the past month.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.