1988–2008 No Leisure-Time Physical Activity Trend Chart
Data are reported from 36 participating states from 1988–2008. The proportion of the U.S. population that reported no leisure-time physical activity decreased from about 31% in 1989 to about 28% in 2000, then decreased to about 25% in 2008.
|Prevalence of No Leisure-Time Physical Activity – Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 36 Statesa and the District of Columbia, 1988—2008|
Note: Data were adjusted for non-responses,
age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population, and
weighted to provide state and overall estimates. Confidence
intervals were calculated using SUDAAN to adjust for the
complex survey sample design.
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Content Source: Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion