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Office of Women's Health > Publications > Women Count in Indiana > Women Count Limited Activities How many days during the past 30 days were you limited in your usual activities?

Indiana, 1999

  NONE
%
1 DAY
%
>=
2 DAYS
%
UNK/REF
%
TOTAL
N
AGE GROUP
  18-24 70.8 10.6 18.6 0.0 140
25-34 65.9 12.5 20.9 0.7 271
  35-44 55.1 7.9 36.6 0.3 345
45-54 61.3 10.3 26.6 1.7 293
  55-64 63.0 4.5 28.2 4.4 128
65-74 55.4 3.4 38.8 2.3 110
  75+ 72.5 0.8 26.1 0.6 97
UNK/REF * * * * 12
SEX
  Male 63.9 8.1 26.1 1.9 512
Female 62.0 8.3 29.0 0.7 884
RACE AND ETHNICITY
  White, Non-Hispanic 64.0 8.7 26.6 0.7 1,184
Black, Non-Hispanic 49.3 6.8 42.9 1.1 136
  Hispanic * * * * 32
Other * * * * 33
  UNK/REF * * * * 11
INCOME
  <$15,000 34.5 3.1 58.6 3.7 111
$15-$24,999 57.3 5.4 34.0 3.2 302
  $25-$49,999 71.7 8.5 19.8 0.0 487
$50-$74,999 70.7 7.0 22.3 0.0 210
  >=$75,000 66.5 17.5 15.4 0.6 131
UNK/REF 54.8 12.1 32.3 0.8 155
EDUCATION LEVEL
  Less than High School Graduate 48.5 2.1 43.1 6.3 153
High School
Graduate or GED
63.5 6.7 28.9 0.9 510
  Some College or Tech School 65.6 9.4 25.0 0.0 383
College Graduate 66.5 13.1 20.3 0.1 349
  UNK/REF * * * * 1
MARITAL STATUS
  Married 65.5 8.7 25.1 0.7 672
Unmarried 59.8 7.8 30.7 1.7 720
  UNK/REF * * * * 4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
  Employed 67.6 9.3 23.0 0.1 919
Not Employed * * * * 39
  Student/Homemaker 61.3 10.2 25.8 2.8 168
Retired/Unable to Work 49.9 4.1 42.1 3.8 270
             
TOTAL 62.8 8.2 27.8 1.2 1,396

Notes: Percents are based on weighted data.
Totals are unweighted numbers.
Asterisks indicate too few cases to calculate a reliable percent.

Physical Activity
Adults in Indiana, 1998

NO LEISURE TIME
  PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
27%
REGULAR & SUSTAINED
  PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
19%
REGULAR & VIGOROUS
  PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
12%

Note: Percentages do not include individuals who indicated "don't know/not sure," refused to answer the question, or had missing values. "Regular & sustained physical activity" is defined as at least 5 times a week, 30 minutes or more per session, regardless of intensity. "Regular & vigorous physical activity" is defined as at least 3 times a week, 20 minutes or more per session, 50% or more of capacity.

Source: 1998 BRFSS