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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Race and Ethnicity for 2016

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2016
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 2016 Disparity
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 41.8
CI 28.9/54.7
SE 6.579
x 1.000
Best rate
2 or more races 41.5
CI 36.4/46.6
SE 2.593
x 1.008
CI
1.000/ 1.332
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 39.1
CI 38.1/40.1
SE 0.521
x 1.069
CI
1.000/ 1.386
Asian only 34.4
CI 31.3/37.5
SE 1.573
x 1.216
CI
1.000/ 1.592
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 29.6
CI 27.6/31.7
SE 1.057
x 1.411
CI
1.000/ 1.839
Hispanic or Latino 29.1
CI 26.9/31.3
SE 1.127
x 1.437
CI
1.000/ 1.876
American Indian or Alaska Native only 24.8
CI 18.8/30.8
SE 3.057
x 1.688
CI
1.000/ 2.345
Average group rate excluding best group rate 33.1
...
SE 2.059
x 1.264
CI 1.000/ 1.670

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 — 2016
  • The best group rate for this objective, 41.8% (age adjusted), was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 24.8% (age adjusted), was attained by American Indian or Alaska Native only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 17.0 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.688 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.264 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 33.1% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2016

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 41.8% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.216 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.411 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.437 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.688 times the rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native only population.
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