Baseline: 25.9 percent of children aged 6 to 13 years met the current aerobic physical activity guideline in 2016-17
Number of children aged 6 to 13 years who exercised, played a sport, or participated in physical activity for at least 60 minutes every day during the past week.
Number of children aged 6 to 13 years.
Percentage point improvement
Target-setting method details
Percentage point improvement from the baseline using Cohen's h effect size of 0.10.
Target-setting method justification
Trend data were not available for this objective. A percentage point improvement was calculated using Cohen's h effect size of 0.1. This method was used because it was a statistically significant improvement from the baseline and the Healthy People 2030 Workgroup Subject Matter Experts expected the data to move in the desired direction during the next decade.