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Table 1 Sociodemographic and anthropometrics characteristics in adults of 20–69 year old Mexican adults, ENSANUT 2006 and ENSANUT 2012

From: Physical inactivity prevalence and trends among Mexican adults: results from the National Health and Nutrition Survey (ENSANUT) 2006 and 2012

  2006 2012
  n (17,175) N (55,137,118) % (95% CI) n (10,591) N (64,205,112) % (95% CI)
Gender       
Men 6,356 25,434,379 46.1 (44.8,47.5) 4,260 30,042,693 46.8 (45.0,48.6)
Women 10,819 29,702,739 53.9 (52.5,55.2) 6,331 34,162,419 53.2 (51.4,55.0)
Age group       
20-29 3,784 15,662,567 28.4 (27.3,29.5) 2,373 18,355,767 28.6 (26.8,30.5)
30-39 5,246 14,409,428 26.1 (25.1,27.2) 2,844 16,173,449 25.2 (23.6,26.9)
40-49 3,948 11,815,191 21.4 (20.5,22.4) 2,320 13,295,192 20.7 (19.5,22.0)
50-59 2,450 7,941,781 14.4 (13.6,15.3) 1,697 10,050,816 15.7 (14.5,16.9)
60-69 1,747 5,308,150 9.6 (8.9,10.4) 1,357 6,329,888 9.9 (8.9,10.9)
BMI Classification       
Normal weight 4,422 15,154,351 30.0 (28.7,31.3) 2,686 17,925,934 29.3 (27.4,31.2)
Overweight 6,325 20,356,225 40.3 (39.0,41.6) 3,846 22,622,942 36.9 (35.2,38.7)
Obese 5,131 14,997,219 29.7 (28.6,30.9) 3,557 20,704,455 33.8 (32.1,35.6)
Region of country       
South 6,756 16,444,862 29.8 (26.6,33.2) 3,722 19,558,726 30.5 (29.0,31.9)
Central 6,452 16,669,503 30.2 (27.0,33.7) 3,714 19,012,496 29.6 (28.2,31.1)
North 3,249 11,037,504 20.0 (17.6,22.7) 2,820 12,871,379 20.0 (19.0,21.1)
D.F. and metropolitan area 718 10,985,247 19.9 (16.0,24.5) 335 12,762,512 19.9 (17.9,22.1)
Rural/urban areas       
Rural 7,113 17,382,281 31.5 (28.0,35.2) 3,805 15,699,938 24.5 (23.1,25.8)
Urban 10,062 37,754,837 68.5 (64.8,72.0) 6,786 48,505,174 75.5 (74.2,76.9)
Socioeconomic status       
Low 8,408 21,184,496 38.6 (36.0,41.3) 3,799 17,422,714 27.1 (25.6,28.7)
Medium 5,457 17,781,380 32.4 (30.8,34.1) 3,620 20,509,353 31.9 (30.2,33.8)
High 3,256 15,928,267 29.0 (26.8,31.3) 3,172 26,273,045 40.9 (38.9,43.0)
Education level       
Primary or less 8,625 24,568,355 49.7 (47.8,51.7) 2,880 13,572,984 21.1 (19.7,22.7)
Secondary 3,794 12,775,687 25.8 (24.5,27.2) 5,341 32,337,711 50.4 (48.4,52.3)
High school or higher 2,746 12,078,632 24.4 (22.7,26.3) 2,370 18,294,417 28.5 (26.6,30.4)
  1. n = sample size; N = weighted sample size; % (95% CI) = prevalence (95% confidence interval).