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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Family Type for 2008

Disparities Details by Family Type for 2008
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 Family Type 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
Family Type 2008 Disparity
Single 32.9
CI 31.4/34.4
SE 0.770
x 1.000
Best rate
Married couple or partners 32.5
CI 30.6/34.3
SE 0.965
x 1.015
CI
1.000/ 1.080
Two parent family with children 29.9
CI 23.8/36.1
SE 3.145
x 1.100
CI
1.000/ 1.314
Single parent with children 24.6
CI 18.1/31.0
SE 3.299
x 1.340
CI
1.000/ 1.677
Other 24.5
CI 22.8/26.1
SE 0.843
x 1.346
CI
1.000/ 1.441
Average group rate excluding best group rate 27.9
...
SE 2.734
x 1.182
CI 1.000/ 1.396

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 Family Type — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 32.9% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as single.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 24.5% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as other.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.5 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.346 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.182 times the average rate for all other family type groups (excluding the best), 27.9% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Type — 2008

Persons who identify their family type as single achieved the best group rate for this objective, 32.9% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as married couple or partners.
  • 1.100 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as two parent family with children.
  • 1.340 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as single parent with children.
  • 1.346 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as other.
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