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Indicator Report - Activity Limitation

Why Is This Important?

Persons whose activities are limited due to physical, mental, or emotional problems may need more specialized health care than persons without such limitation. Their medical costs are generally higher and they are more likely to miss days from school or work.

Activity Limitation by Race, Utah, 2011-2013

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Data Notes

Age-adjusted to U.S. 2000 standard population based on 3 age groups: 18-34, 35-49, and 50+.

Data Sources

Utah Data: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Office of Public Health Assessment, Utah Department of Health.

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Definition

Percentage of adults aged 18 years and older who reported activity limitation.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: Number of survey respondents who reported activity limitation.
Denominator: Total number of survey respondents excluding those with missing, 'Don't know/Not sure' and 'Refused' responses.

Page Content Updated On 12/09/2014, Published on 12/10/2014
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Content updated: Wed, 10 Dec 2014 17:41:46 MST