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Disparities Data Details PA-3.1 by Sex for 2015

Disparities Details by Sex for 2015
PA-3.1 : Adolescents meeting Federal physical activity guidelines (percent, grades 9–12)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 28.7 (2011)
2020 Target: 31.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), CDC/NCHHSTP
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 Sex for PA-3.1

PA-3.1 Increase the proportion of adolescents who meet current Federal physical activity guidelines for aerobic physical activity

Adolescents meeting Federal physical activity guidelines (percent, grades 9–12)

2020 Baseline (year): 28.7 (2011)
2020 Target: 31.6 1
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Sex 2015 Disparity
Male 36.0
CI 33.6/38.5
SE 1.224
x 1.000
Best rate
Female 17.7
CI 16.2/19.2
SE 0.750
x 2.038
CI
1.000/ 2.228

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 Sex — 2015
  • The better group rate for this objective, 36.0%, was attained by the male population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 17.7%, was attained by the female population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 18.3 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.038 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2015

The male population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 36.0%.

The better group rate was 2.038 times the rate for the female population.

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