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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2010

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2010
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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2010 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 34.9
CI 33.8/35.9
SE 0.532
x 1.000
Best rate
2 or more races 34.0
CI 28.9/39.0
SE 2.580
x 1.026
CI
1.000/ 1.166
American Indian or Alaska Native only 27.1
CI 19.3/35.0
SE 4.020
x 1.284
CI
1.000/ 1.641
Asian only 26.9
CI 24.3/29.6
SE 1.338
x 1.293
CI
1.000/ 1.409
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 25.5
CI 23.7/27.3
SE 0.901
x 1.367
CI
1.000/ 1.456
Hispanic or Latino 23.7
CI 22.2/25.2
SE 0.763
x 1.470
CI
1.000/ 1.559
Average group rate excluding best group rate 27.5
...
SE 2.549
x 1.270
CI 1.000/ 1.482

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2010
  • The best group rate for this objective, 34.9% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 23.7% (age adjusted), was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 11.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.470 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.270 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 27.5% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2010

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 34.9% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • 1.284 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.293 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.367 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.470 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
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