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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Guilford County

Physical Activity

Moderate Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,926 2,463 42.4 40.4-44.4 3,463 57.6 55.6-59.6
Guilford County 394 142 35.5 30.3-41.1 252 64.5 58.9-69.7
GENDER
Male 138 55 36.3 28.1-45.4 83 63.7 54.6-71.9
Female 256 87 34.8 28.4-41.9 169 65.2 58.1-71.6
RACE
White 265 102 40.1 33.6-47.0 163 59.9 53.0-66.4
Other 124 40 29.0 21.0-38.6 84 71.0 61.4-79.0
AGE
18-44 190 78 38.6 31.2-46.6 112 61.4 53.4-68.8
45+ 199 63 32.5 25.3-40.6 136 67.5 59.4-74.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 42 29.3 21.2-39.1 100 70.7 60.9-78.8
Some College + 252 100 39.1 32.6-46.1 152 60.9 53.9-67.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 208 74 32.4 25.6-40.0 134 67.6 60.0-74.4
$50,000+ 111 46 41.5 32.1-51.5 65 58.5 48.5-67.9
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 396 174 44.4 38.9-50.1 222 55.6 49.9-61.1
Cumberland 418 191 51.6 43.6-59.5 227 48.4 40.5-56.4
Durham 381 159 44.6 37.9-51.5 222 55.4 48.5-62.1
Forsyth 443 173 42.4 36.9-48.1 270 57.6 51.9-63.1
Gaston 448 176 42.2 37.0-47.5 272 57.8 52.5-63.0
Mecklenburg 415 153 35.0 29.9-40.4 262 65.0 59.6-70.1
New Hanover 388 163 44.8 37.9-52.0 225 55.2 48.0-62.1
Onslow 418 210 55.2 48.2-62.0 208 44.8 38.0-51.8
Wake 416 185 45.5 39.9-51.1 231 54.5 48.9-60.1
Western NC 577 240 44.7 40.1-49.3 337 55.3 50.7-59.9
Piedmont NC 643 265 42.1 37.4-47.0 378 57.9 53.0-62.6
Eastern NC 589 232 41.2 36.4-46.2 357 58.8 53.8-63.6

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*Data in this table were derived from the physical activity questions.
Yes = Respondents who report doing moderate physical activity for 30 or more minutes per day, five or more days per week or respondents who report doing vigorous physical activity for 20 or more minutes per day, three or more days per week.
No= Respondents who report no moderate physical activity or less than 30 minutes per day, or less than five days per week and no vigorous physical activity or less than 20 minutes per day, o r less than three days per week.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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