T9_1_6_1_2b

2011 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_6.1_2b
Adults with obesity who did not spend half an hour or more in moderate or vigorous physical activity at least three times a week, by ethnicity,a United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 53.11.052.01.151.61.353.01.758.42.2
Age18-4448.81.346.91.546.61.947.52.456.62.4
45-6454.71.354.41.453.91.655.02.357.13.0
65 and over63.91.963.72.063.12.266.74.066.25.4
GenderMale47.71.346.71.447.41.743.12.751.82.8
Female58.21.256.91.355.81.659.01.964.42.4
Family incomebNegative/poor57.82.156.02.253.63.160.23.062.24.4
Near poor/low59.11.859.22.259.32.957.03.258.52.7
Middle52.21.651.01.851.02.350.42.959.23.7
High48.41.547.71.747.81.945.34.153.14.0
EducationcLess than high school59.52.058.02.457.53.360.23.661.82.9
High school graduate53.91.453.01.652.82.053.52.556.43.5
At least some college49.61.348.91.448.81.646.12.753.93.6
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed48.51.147.41.347.21.647.42.254.02.4
Not employed59.51.957.22.157.02.858.13.365.83.4
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private49.51.349.51.449.61.747.72.450.32.6
Public only58.82.157.22.554.53.560.73.463.83.5
Uninsured50.52.344.52.543.23.447.93.361.53.5
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only65.53.465.33.864.14.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private59.82.760.22.760.82.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public77.45.077.05.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan53.51.152.21.251.91.552.71.858.72.3
  Large central metro53.01.750.82.049.73.152.12.857.82.8
  Large fringe metro52.11.751.71.851.62.149.23.556.84.5
  Medium metro56.82.355.12.555.13.155.93.664.25.4
  Small metro51.53.451.23.550.73.357.75.0DSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan51.62.451.32.550.82.754.14.655.75.5
  Micropolitan52.13.152.03.250.63.655.36.1DSUDSU
  Noncore51.13.750.64.051.74.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish52.41.052.11.151.81.352.71.755.12.7
Other58.92.648.45.9DSUDSUDSUDSU61.12.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good49.31.148.11.247.71.449.41.955.32.3
Fair/poor67.31.867.12.167.02.665.03.667.73.5
Activity limitationsdBasic activities63.72.563.52.662.23.071.44.266.97.3
Complex activities69.63.268.63.469.33.871.35.679.64.8
Neither basic nor complex activities49.51.248.11.347.61.548.82.156.32.5
U.S. bornYes52.51.052.11.151.81.352.61.757.32.7
No57.12.351.44.3DSUDSU61.16.459.82.7

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using three age groups: 18-44, 45-64, and 65 and over.

b. 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.

c. 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.

d. 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: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_1_6_1_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/9_lifestylemodification/T9_1_6_1_2b.html