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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Family Type for 2012

Disparities Details by Family Type for 2012
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 2012 Disparity
Single 39.8
CI 38.5/41.1
SE 0.643
x 1.000
Best rate
Married couple or partners 37.3
CI 35.4/39.1
SE 0.943
x 1.068
CI
1.000/ 1.122
Two parent family with children 34.0
CI 29.6/38.4
SE 2.243
x 1.172
CI
1.000/ 1.311
Other 30.3
CI 28.9/31.6
SE 0.705
x 1.315
CI
1.000/ 1.378
Single parent with children 27.4
CI 22.2/32.6
SE 2.656
x 1.453
CI
1.000/ 1.708
Average group rate excluding best group rate 32.2
...
SE 2.119
x 1.235
CI 1.000/ 1.381

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 — 2012
  • The best group rate for this objective, 39.8% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as single.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 27.4% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as single parent with children.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 12.4 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.453 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.235 times the average rate for all other family type groups (excluding the best), 32.2% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Type — 2012

Persons who identify their family type as single achieved the best group rate for this objective, 39.8% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

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