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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2013

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2013
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 2013 Disparity
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 48.9
CI 37.0/60.9
SE 6.111
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 37.2
CI 36.2/38.3
SE 0.549
x 1.314
CI
1.000/ 1.616
2 or more races 35.3
CI 30.5/40.1
SE 2.469
x 1.386
CI
1.000/ 1.754
American Indian or Alaska Native only 35.0
CI 27.2/42.8
SE 3.972
x 1.398
CI
1.000/ 1.845
Asian only 30.0
CI 27.4/32.5
SE 1.292
x 1.632
CI
1.000/ 2.028
Hispanic or Latino 29.6
CI 28.1/31.0
SE 0.756
x 1.655
CI
1.000/ 2.041
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 27.0
CI 25.3/28.7
SE 0.853
x 1.813
CI
1.000/ 2.241
Average group rate excluding best group rate 32.3
...
SE 2.243
x 1.513
CI 1.000/ 1.913

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 — 2013
  • The best group rate for this objective, 48.9% (age adjusted), was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 27.0% (age adjusted), was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 21.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.813 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.513 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 32.3% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2013

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 48.9% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • 1.314 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.386 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • 1.398 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.632 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.655 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.813 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
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