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Disparities Data Details PA-3.1 by Sex for 2017

Disparities Details by Sex for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Sex 2017 Disparity
Male 35.3
CI 33.4/37.3
SE 0.978
x 1.000
Best rate
Female 17.5
CI 15.5/19.6
SE 1.019
x 2.024
CI
1.000/ 2.251

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 — 2017
  • The better group rate for this objective, 35.3%, was attained by the male population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 17.5%, was attained by the female population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 17.9 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 2.024 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2017

The male population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 35.3%.

The better group rate was 2.024 times the rate for the female population.

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