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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Nationwide

Risk Factors

Vigorous Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
All Participants 203054 46,296 24.1 23.7-24.4 156758 75.9 75.6-76.3
Alabama 2,749 528 21.3 19.4-23.2 2,221 78.7 76.8-80.6
Alaska 2,776 874 33.8 31.0-36.6 1,902 66.2 63.4-69.0
Arizona 3,144 845 28.2 25.9-30.5 2,299 71.8 69.5-74.1
Arkansas 2,813 615 23.8 22.0-25.7 2,198 76.2 74.3-78.0
California 4,101 1,066 26.1 24.5-27.8 3,035 73.9 72.2-75.5
Colorado 1,994 581 29.0 26.8-31.2 1,413 71.0 68.8-73.2
Connecticut 7,492 1,964 27.6 26.3-28.8 5,528 72.4 71.2-73.7
Delaware 3,419 663 21.3 19.5-23.1 2,756 78.7 76.9-80.5
District of Colum 1,820 531 26.9 24.5-29.3 1,289 73.1 70.7-75.5
Florida 4,527 994 22.6 21.2-24.1 3,533 77.4 75.9-78.8
Georgia 4,339 900 23.0 21.3-24.7 3,439 77.0 75.3-78.7
Hawaii 4,478 1,183 26.5 24.7-28.2 3,295 73.5 71.8-75.3
Idaho 4,685 1,322 29.6 28.0-31.3 3,363 70.4 68.7-72.0
Illinois 1,401 384 28.2 25.5-31.1 1,017 71.8 68.9-74.5
Indiana 3,871 890 24.9 23.3-26.5 2,981 75.1 73.5-76.7
Iowa 3,471 617 19.5 17.9-21.1 2,854 80.5 78.9-82.1
Kansas 4,357 967 23.4 22.0-24.9 3,390 76.6 75.1-78.0
Kentucky 7,350 637 10.9 9.9-12.1 6,713 89.1 87.9-90.1
Louisiana 4,751 797 17.8 16.5-19.1 3,954 82.2 80.9-83.5
Maine 2,345 576 26.6 24.5-28.7 1,769 73.4 71.3-75.5
Maryland 4,327 1,033 24.9 23.2-26.5 3,294 75.1 73.5-76.8
Massachusetts 8,213 2,222 28.7 27.5-29.9 5,991 71.3 70.1-72.5
Michigan 3,730 841 24.1 22.5-25.8 2,889 75.9 74.2-77.5
Minnesota 3,812 888 24.5 23.0-26.1 2,924 75.5 73.9-77.0
Mississippi 2,876 473 18.6 16.9-20.4 2,403 81.4 79.6-83.1
Missouri 4,092 760 20.8 19.1-22.6 3,332 79.2 77.4-80.9
Montana 3,249 654 24.1 22.0-26.4 2,595 75.9 73.6-78.0
Nebraska 3,546 550 16.3 14.9-17.8 2,996 83.7 82.2-85.1
Nevada 2,493 702 26.7 24.3-29.2 1,791 73.3 70.8-75.7
New Hampshire 3,925 1,063 28.3 26.7-29.9 2,862 71.7 70.1-73.3
New Jersey 5,781 1,210 22.6 21.1-24.1 4,571 77.4 75.9-78.9
New Mexico 3,513 846 25.8 24.1-27.6 2,667 74.2 72.4-75.9
New York 3,752 888 22.5 21.0-24.0 2,864 77.5 76.0-79.0
North Carolina 6,071 1,241 20.4 18.9-22.0 4,830 79.6 78.0-81.1
North Dakota 2,436 562 24.1 22.3-26.1 1,874 75.9 73.9-77.7
Ohio 3,333 775 24.2 22.4-26.0 2,558 75.8 74.0-77.6
Oklahoma 4,459 753 18.8 17.3-20.3 3,706 81.2 79.7-82.7
Oregon 2,463 727 29.7 27.8-31.8 1,736 70.3 68.2-72.2
Pennsylvania 3,563 826 24.6 22.9-26.3 2,737 75.4 73.7-77.1
Rhode Island 3,942 944 24.6 23.0-26.2 2,998 75.4 73.8-77.0
South Carolina 3,059 734 25.0 23.2-26.8 2,325 75.0 73.2-76.8
South Dakota 4,985 913 20.7 19.4-22.1 4,072 79.3 77.9-80.6
Tennessee 2,709 452 19.6 17.7-21.6 2,257 80.4 78.4-82.3
Texas 5,722 1,331 23.4 22.2-24.7 4,391 76.6 75.3-77.8
Utah 3,588 1,137 31.9 30.0-33.9 2,451 68.1 66.1-70.0
Vermont 4,168 1,187 30.7 29.1-32.3 2,981 69.3 67.7-70.9
Virginia 2,848 722 26.8 24.9-28.8 2,126 73.2 71.2-75.1
Washington 4,088 1,190 29.8 28.2-31.4 2,898 70.2 68.6-71.8
West Virginia 3,008 514 19.5 17.9-21.3 2,494 80.5 78.7-82.1
Wisconsin 3,299 939 28.4 26.7-30.2 2,360 71.6 69.8-73.3
Wyoming 2,952 847 30.4 28.6-32.3 2,105 69.6 67.7-71.4
Guam 839 240 26.1 22.9-29.5 599 73.9 70.5-77.1
Puerto Rico 4,151 688 20.0 18.2-21.9 3,463 80.0 78.1-81.8
Virgin Islands 2,179 510 23.6 21.4-26.0 1,669 76.4 74.0-78.6

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+ Only participating states or terretories are presented here.

*Data in this table were derived from the physical activity questions.
Yes = 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 vigorous physical ac tivity or less than 20 minutes per day, or 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.

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