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Disparities Data Details PA-2.2 by Family Type for 2015

Disparities Details by Family Type for 2015
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 2015 Disparity
Married couple or partners 37.1
CI 35.2/39.0
SE 0.974
x 1.000
Best rate
Single 37.0
CI 35.6/38.4
SE 0.736
x 1.003
CI
1.000/ 1.059
Single parent with children 34.8
CI 27.3/42.3
SE 3.810
x 1.067
CI
1.000/ 1.284
Two parent family with children 32.5
CI 28.1/36.9
SE 2.239
x 1.143
CI
1.000/ 1.290
Other 29.0
CI 27.5/30.5
SE 0.756
x 1.281
CI
1.000/ 1.362
Average group rate excluding best group rate 33.3
...
SE 2.623
x 1.114
CI 1.000/ 1.277

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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 37.1% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who identify their family type as married couple or partners.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 29.0% (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 8.1 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.281 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.114 times the average rate for all other family type groups (excluding the best), 33.3% (age adjusted).
Detailed measures of health disparities by Family Type — 2015

Persons who identify their family type as married couple or partners achieved the best group rate for this objective, 37.1% (age adjusted).

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as single.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as single parent with children.
  • 1.143 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as two parent family with children.
  • 1.281 times the rate among persons who identify their family type as other.
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