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Table T2_10_1_5-2b

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_10_1_5.2b
Adults with obesity who did not spend half an hour or more in moderate or vigorous physical activity at least three times a week,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
65 and over63.11.962.
Family incomebNegative/poor55.
Near poor/low57.41.757.
EducationcLess than high school56.81.757.11.958.42.354.
High school graduate53.91.553.71.653.
At least some college48.01.447.41.547.41.747.32.350.72.8
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed46.
Not employed57.31.555.81.756.82.354.62.660.32.7
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private47.
Public only60.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only65.13.365.43.564.04.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private59.02.659.22.758.92.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public78.93.678.74.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan51.
  Large central metro51.41.949.92.348.
  Large fringe metro50.11.649.41.748.
  Medium metro50.42.449.52.649.92.950.
  Small metro52.82.953.22.953.52.849.85.850.25.7
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish51.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good47.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities67.92.768.22.969.33.664.53.765.64.9
Complex activities72.02.671.52.970.93.672.72.976.74.5
Neither basic nor complex activities47.
U.S. bornYes51.

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.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_10_1_5-2b: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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