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 46.30.945.91.050.01.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age18-4451.41.350.91.555.52.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-6444.11.444.11.545.62.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over36.91.937.02.138.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale51.41.250.71.357.22.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female41.51.040.91.245.62.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor40.71.840.32.043.23.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low41.11.839.72.149.03.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle47.01.446.21.651.43.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High50.01.449.51.654.23.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school40.51.740.02.043.93.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate45.81.444.71.650.32.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college49.41.349.31.553.02.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed50.41.149.91.252.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed39.71.539.51.845.53.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private49.61.249.41.352.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only39.22.236.22.548.03.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured47.42.046.82.449.54.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
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 residencecMetropolitan46.21.045.61.150.82.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro45.41.444.11.951.03.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro50.01.849.12.056.13.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro46.32.245.82.447.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro39.33.140.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan46.81.847.02.144.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan45.22.544.72.946.56.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore49.42.950.53.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish47.10.946.61.049.91.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other39.32.539.92.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good49.61.049.11.152.62.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor32.01.731.51.937.24.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities29.51.728.41.934.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities26.72.026.02.330.34.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities50.41.050.21.253.32.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes46.50.945.91.150.31.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No45.12.245.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_6-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/9_lifestyle_modification/T9_1_6-2a.html