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Disparities Data Details PA-2.4 by Country of Birth for 2018

Disparities Details by Country of Birth for 2018
PA-2.4 : Adults meeting aerobic physical activity and muscle-strengthening objectives (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 18.2 (2008)
2020 Target: 20.1
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 Country of Birth for PA-2.4

PA-2.4 Increase the proportion of adults who meet the objectives for aerobic physical activity and for muscle-strengthening activity

Adults meeting aerobic physical activity and muscle-strengthening objectives (age adjusted, percent, 18+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 18.2 (2008)
2020 Target: 20.1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Country of Birth 2018 Disparity
US 25.0
CI 24.2/25.8
SE 0.420
x 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 20.3
CI 18.6/22.0
SE 0.880
x 1.232
CI
1.000/ 1.329

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 Country of Birth — 2018
  • The better group rate for this objective, 25.0% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 20.3% (age adjusted), was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 4.7 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.232 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2018

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 25.0% (age adjusted).

The better group rate was 1.232 times the rate among persons born outside the US.

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