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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2014

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2014
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 2014 Disparity
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 36.8
CI 35.6/37.9
SE 0.595
x 1.000
Best rate
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 36.2
CI 24.0/48.5
SE 6.247
x 1.014
CI
1.000/ 1.349
2 or more races 34.8
CI 29.9/39.8
SE 2.529
x 1.055
CI
1.000/ 1.193
American Indian or Alaska Native only 34.4
CI 26.7/42.0
SE 3.888
x 1.070
CI
1.000/ 1.291
Asian only 30.5
CI 28.0/33.1
SE 1.308
x 1.204
CI
1.000/ 1.298
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 30.1
CI 28.4/31.9
SE 0.898
x 1.221
CI
1.000/ 1.291
Hispanic or Latino 27.4
CI 25.9/28.9
SE 0.781
x 1.343
CI
1.000/ 1.417
Average group rate excluding best group rate 32.2
...
SE 3.568
x 1.140
CI 1.000/ 1.370

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 — 2014
  • The best group rate for this objective, 36.8% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 27.4% (age adjusted), was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 9.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.343 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.140 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 32.2% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2014

White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 36.8% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
  • 1.204 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.221 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.343 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
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