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Topics Table 1a. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Leisure-time physical activities: 1975-1995

Leisure-time physical activity 1975 1977 1983 1984 1985 1988 1990 1991 1993 1994 1995
Specific exercises on a regular basis X
Specific sports in past 12 months X
Tournament or team sports participation in past 12 months X
Regular physical activity XXXXX1
Walking for exercise, recreation, or leisure XXXXXX
Sports, exercise, and physically active hobbies in past 2 weeks XXXX
Participation in exercise class or program X2X3
Stretching activities XX
Usual vigorous and usual light-moderate activity
Strengthening activities XXXXX2X

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 1b. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Leisure-time physical activities: 1997-2006

Leisure-time physical activity 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Specific exercises on a regular basis
Specific sports in past 12 months
Tournament or team sports participation in past 12 months
Regular physical activity
Walking for exercise, recreation, or leisure XX
Sports, exercise, and physically active hobbies in past 2 weeks X
Participation in exercise class or program X
Stretching activities XX
Usual vigorous and usual light-moderate activity XXXXXXXXXX
Strengthening activities XXXXXXXXXX

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 1c. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Leisure-time physical activities: 2007-2011

Leisure-time physical activity 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Specific exercises on a regular basis
Specific sports in past 12 months
Tournament or team sports participation in past 12 months
Regular physical activity
Walking for exercise, recreation, or leisure X
Sports, exercise, and physically active hobbies in past 2 weeks
Participation in exercise class or program
Stretching activities
Usual vigorous and usual light-moderate activity XXXXX
Strengthening activities XXXXX

.See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c

Topics Table 2a. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Perceived activity level: 1975-1995

Perceived physical activity level 1975 1977 1983 1984 1985 1988 1990 1991 1993 1994 1995
Physical activity level relative to others the same age XXXXXX
Physical activity level relative to 1 year earlier XX1
Get as much exercise as need X

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 2b. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Perceived activity level: 1997-2006

Perceived physical activity level 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Physical activity level relative to others the same age
Physical activity level relative to 1 year earlier
Get as much exercise as need

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 2c. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Perceived activity level: 2007-2011

Perceived physical activity level 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Physical activity level relative to others the same age
Physical activity level relative to 1 year earlier
Get as much exercise as need

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c

Topics Table 3a. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Transportation-related activity: 1975-1995

Transportation-related activity 1975 1977 1983 1984 1985 1988 1990 1991 1993 1994 1995
Walking for transportation

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 3b. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Transportation-related activity: 1997-2006

Transportation-related activity 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Walking for transportation XX

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 3c. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Transportation-related activity: 2007-2011

Transportation-related activity 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Walking for transportation X

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c

Topics Table 4a. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Occupational activity: 1975-1995

Occupational activity 1975 1977 1983 1984 1985 1988 1990 1991 1993 1994 1995
Occupation or other main daily activity XXX

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 4b. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Occupational activity: 1997-2006

Occupational activity 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Occupation or other main daily activity XX

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 4c. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Occupational activity: 2007-2011

Occupational activity 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Occupation or other main daily activity

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c

Topics Table 5a. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Other activity-related topics: 1975-1995

Other activity-related topics 1975 1977 1983 1984 1985 1988 1990 1991 1993 1994 1995
Knowledge of health benefits of physical activity XX
Increased physical activity to lose or control weight XXXX
Medical advice to exercise XXXX
Family discussions about exercise X
Employer-offered physical activity programs or facilities XXX
Alternative health exercises (Yoga, Tai Chi, Qi Chong)
Sedentary Behavior
Exercise to treat medical condition
Change in physical activity for medical reason
Access/barriers to fitness facilities

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 5b. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Other activity-related topics: 1997-2006

Other activity-related topics 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Knowledge of health benefits of physical activity
Increased physical activity to lose or control weight X
Medical advice to exercise XX4X4,5XX
Family discussions about exercise
Employer-offered physical activity programs or facilities
Alternative health exercises (Yoga, Tai Chi, Qi Chong) X
Sedentary Behavior XX
Exercise to treat medical condition
Change in physical activity for medical reason
Access/barriers to fitness facilities

See footnotes at end of Topics Table 5c.

Topics Table 5c. National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) adult physical activity topics. Other activity-related topics: 2007-2011

Other activity-related topics 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011

Knowledge of health benefits of physical activity

Increased physical activity to lose or control weight
Medical advice to exercise XX4
Family discussions about exercise
Employer-offered physical activity programs or facilities
Alternative health exercises (Yoga, Tai Chi, Qi Chong) XX
Sedentary Behavior X
Exercise to treat medical condition X
Change in physical activity for medical reason X
Access/barriers to fitness facilities X

1 Asked of adults aged 70 years and over. Disability Follow-back Survey Adult's Questionnaire and Supplement on Aging Questionnaire.
2 Asked of employed adults.
3 Asked of adults aged 65 years and over.
4 Asked of adults with arthritis symptoms.
5 Asked of adults with high blood pressure.

 
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