Table 9_1_6-2c

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_6.2c
Adults with obesity who spend half an hour or more in moderate or vigorous physical activity at least three times a week, by family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 46.30.940.71.841.11.847.01.450.01.4
Age18-4451.41.347.82.548.32.653.52.252.32.5
45-6444.11.431.92.939.93.041.22.049.62.2
65 and over36.91.931.44.628.53.737.33.345.13.7
GenderMale51.41.247.63.444.92.953.01.953.12.0
Female41.51.037.22.138.52.341.11.846.01.9
RaceWhite, single race45.91.040.32.039.72.146.21.649.51.6
Black, single race50.01.843.23.349.03.251.43.254.23.7
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races46.81.041.92.140.42.147.51.550.01.5
Non-Hispanic, White46.41.142.62.738.32.446.71.849.71.6
Non-Hispanic, Black49.71.843.03.348.93.250.63.254.43.7
Hispanic, all races43.81.837.03.543.93.244.53.249.54.5
EducationbLess than high school40.51.738.22.634.52.844.63.248.45.4
High school graduate45.81.440.23.043.52.847.12.347.62.8
At least some college49.41.345.74.144.93.348.42.351.21.9
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed50.41.152.23.146.82.350.01.851.51.7
Not employed39.71.534.42.541.13.241.53.344.53.9
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private49.61.246.04.845.72.749.61.750.71.7
Public only39.22.239.52.539.54.233.25.2DSUDSU
Uninsured47.42.043.63.948.13.248.93.6DSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only33.83.3DSUDSU27.85.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private42.42.8DSUDSUDSUDSU36.44.949.34.6
Medicare and other public21.23.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan46.21.041.42.141.22.147.41.548.81.5
  Large central metro45.41.440.33.240.02.748.52.547.52.7
  Large fringe metro50.01.839.24.841.94.852.52.951.82.6
  Medium metro46.32.248.94.240.83.946.93.748.13.1
  Small metro39.33.133.55.744.87.034.64.343.75.4
Nonmetropolitan46.81.838.43.540.63.545.83.257.14.0
  Micropolitan45.22.532.54.735.14.445.13.558.74.6
  Noncore49.42.9DSUDSU50.15.546.85.3DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish47.10.943.32.040.92.047.01.550.81.5
Other39.32.528.73.742.03.747.64.3DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good49.61.047.22.345.22.150.01.651.61.5
Fair/poor32.01.726.53.129.13.732.92.738.23.8
Activity limitationscBasic activities29.51.723.83.222.23.033.63.135.03.3
Complex activities26.72.025.83.421.33.532.64.426.54.3
Neither basic nor complex activities50.41.047.02.347.82.149.91.552.71.6
U.S. bornYes46.50.942.92.041.62.046.01.550.11.5
No45.12.231.14.138.43.653.63.649.05.1

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_6-2c: 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_6-2c.html