Table 9_1_6-2a

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 9_1_6.2a
Adults with obesity who spend half an hour or more in moderate or vigorous physical activity at least three times a week, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 46.30.945.
65 and over36.91.937.
Family incomeaNegative/poor40.71.840.
Near poor/low41.11.839.
EducationbLess than high school40.51.740.
High school graduate45.81.444.71.650.32.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college49.41.349.31.553.02.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed50.
Not employed39.71.539.51.845.53.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private49.
Public only39.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only33.83.334.63.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private42.42.841.43.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public21.23.320.34.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan46.
  Large central metro45.41.444.11.951.03.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro50.01.849.
  Medium metro46.
  Small metro39.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish47.10.946.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good49.
Activity limitationscBasic activities29.51.728.41.934.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities26.
Neither basic nor complex activities50.
U.S. bornYes46.50.945.

a Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

b Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

c For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_6-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.