High School Students Engaged in Organized Physical Activity by Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin, 2005
|Characteristics||Met currently recommended levels of physical activity1||Met previously recommended levels of physical activity2||No vigorous or moderate physical activity3|
1. Were physically active doing any kind of physical activity that increased their heart rate and made them breathe hard some of the time for a total of at least 60 minutes/day on ≥5 of the 7 days preceding the survey.
2. Participated in at least 20 minutes of vigorous physical activity (i.e., physical activity that made them sweat and breathe hard on ≥3 of the 7 days preceding the survey and/or at least 30 minutes of moderate physical activity (i.e., physical activity that did not make them sweet and breathe hard) on ≥5 of the 7 days preceding the survey.
3. During the 7 days preceding the survey.
Source: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance—United States, 2005, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Vol. 55, No. SS 05, May 25, 2006.
|Medical Practice Characteristics by Selected Specialty: 1990 to 2001||Health||High School Students Engaged in Organized Physical Activity by Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin, 2003|