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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Marital Status for 2011

Disparities Details by Marital Status for 2011
PA-2.2 : Adults engaging in regular physical activity—Light or moderate for 300+ minutes/week or vigorous for 150+ minutes/week (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 28.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 31.3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC/NCHS
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Marital Status for PA-2.2

PA-2.2 Increase the proportion of adults who engage in aerobic physical activity of at least moderate intensity for more than 300 minutes/week, or more than 150 minutes/week of vigorous intensity, or an equivalent combination

Adults engaging in regular physical activity—Light or moderate for 300+ minutes/week or vigorous for 150+ minutes/week (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 28.4 (2008)
2020 Target: 31.3
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Marital Status 2011 Disparity
Cohabiting partner 35.0
CI 32.0/38.0
SE 1.541
x 1.000
Best rate
Widowed 34.9
CI 24.8/45.0
SE 5.133
x 1.002
CI
1.000/ 1.290
Married 32.6
CI 31.4/33.8
SE 0.621
x 1.073
CI
1.000/ 1.162
Never married 32.0
CI 30.4/33.6
SE 0.816
x 1.093
CI
1.000/ 1.189
Divorced or separated 31.3
CI 28.7/34.0
SE 1.351
x 1.116
CI
1.000/ 1.235
Average group rate excluding best group rate 32.7
...
SE 3.121
x 1.070
CI 1.000/ 1.271

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2011
  • The best group rate for this objective, 35.0% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were living with a cohabiting partner.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 31.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were divorced or separated.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 3.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.116 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 32.7% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2011

Persons who were living with a cohabiting partner achieved the best group rate for this objective, 35.0% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were widowed.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were married.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who were never married.
  • 1.116 times the rate among persons who were divorced or separated.
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