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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Nationwide

Physical Activity

On days when you do vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, how much total time per day do you spend doing these activities?*

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  Total
Respond.#
10-20 minutes 21-30 minutes 31-60 minutes 1-2 hours More than 2 hours
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
All Participants 81,022 11,042 13.8 13.4-14.2 18,753 22.4 22.0-22.9 29,070 32.4 31.9-32.9 14,138 21.2 20.6-21.7 8,019 10.2 9.8-10.5
Alabama 1,019 144 13.3 11.2-15.8 240 23.4 20.4-26.7 336 32.5 29.2-36.0 191 19.5 16.8-22.7 108 11.2 9.2-13.6
Alaska 1,367 210 13.9 11.1-17.1 315 23.4 20.1-27.0 511 36.6 32.6-40.7 200 15.4 12.4-18.9 131 10.8 8.4-13.8
Arizona 1,390 208 14.6 12.2-17.4 331 24.4 21.4-27.7 482 33.9 30.5-37.5 229 18.6 15.8-21.7 140 8.5 6.7-10.6
Arkansas 1,126 155 13.1 11.1-15.3 246 21.4 18.8-24.2 423 38.1 34.9-41.4 164 14.4 12.2-16.8 138 13.2 10.9-15.7
California 1,843 313 16.1 14.3-18.1 388 21.2 19.1-23.5 198 10.2 8.7-11.8 782 42.7 40.0-45.5 162 9.7 8.1-11.8
Colorado 990 115 11.7 9.6-14.2 195 20.0 17.3-23.1 422 42.6 39.1-46.1 165 16.4 13.8-19.4 93 9.3 7.5-11.4
Connecticut 3,245 406 11.5 10.3-12.9 718 21.8 20.1-23.6 1,280 39.8 37.8-41.9 521 16.7 15.2-18.4 320 10.2 9.0-11.5
Delaware 1,155 126 11.0 8.8-13.6 255 22.8 19.8-26.1 448 37.5 34.0-41.2 228 19.5 16.7-22.6 98 9.2 7.2-11.7
District of Colum 846 90 11.4 8.9-14.6 193 20.8 17.8-24.1 395 43.5 39.4-47.6 128 17.3 14.0-21.1 40 7.0 4.9- 9.9
Florida 1,734 190 11.0 9.4-12.9 405 23.3 21.0-25.7 650 35.6 33.1-38.3 306 18.6 16.4-21.1 183 11.4 9.7-13.5
Georgia 1,658 218 14.0 11.9-16.3 349 20.1 17.8-22.6 561 32.6 29.8-35.5 319 19.1 16.8-21.7 211 14.3 12.0-16.8
Hawaii 1,843 166 9.3 7.3-11.7 335 17.8 15.5-20.3 708 38.3 35.3-41.4 410 22.0 19.6-24.7 224 12.6 10.6-15.0
Idaho 2,268 347 13.6 12.1-15.3 499 22.0 20.0-24.1 794 34.4 32.1-36.8 391 18.7 16.7-20.8 237 11.3 9.7-13.1
Illinois 848 117 13.0 10.7-15.8 167 19.6 16.7-23.0 326 37.7 34.0-41.5 154 18.8 15.9-22.1 84 10.8 8.5-13.7
Indiana 1,682 258 14.5 12.8-16.5 405 23.4 21.2-25.8 567 33.9 31.5-36.5 278 17.8 15.8-20.0 174 10.3 8.8-12.0
Iowa 1,225 234 18.9 16.6-21.6 320 26.2 23.4-29.1 442 34.4 31.3-37.5 172 15.9 13.4-18.8 57 4.6 3.5- 6.0
Kansas 1,681 263 15.9 14.0-18.0 439 25.7 23.4-28.2 583 34.0 31.5-36.7 260 16.0 13.9-18.3 136 8.4 6.9-10.1
Kentucky 1,100 133 9.0 7.1-11.3 304 27.8 24.0-31.9 385 37.3 33.3-41.4 169 16.4 13.2-20.1 109 9.6 7.4-12.3
Louisiana 1,436 167 11.3 9.6-13.2 306 21.2 18.8-23.8 494 34.3 31.5-37.1 281 19.9 17.6-22.4 188 13.3 11.5-15.4
Maine 1,005 134 12.9 10.8-15.4 242 24.4 21.3-27.7 341 31.7 28.6-35.0 172 18.0 15.3-20.9 116 13.0 10.7-15.7
Maryland 1,855 242 12.7 11.0-14.6 429 23.0 20.7-25.5 708 37.8 34.9-40.7 295 17.2 15.0-19.7 181 9.4 7.8-11.1
Massachusetts 3,646 438 11.3 10.2-12.6 798 21.8 20.3-23.5 1,467 39.6 37.7-41.5 637 18.3 16.9-19.9 306 8.9 7.8-10.1
Michigan 1,538 266 17.4 15.4-19.7 341 21.3 19.1-23.6 517 33.3 30.6-36.1 259 17.5 15.4-19.8 155 10.5 8.9-12.4
Minnesota 1,739 326 18.6 16.7-20.7 405 22.8 20.6-25.1 647 36.4 34.0-39.0 255 15.9 13.9-18.1 106 6.3 5.1- 7.7
Mississippi 933 150 16.3 13.7-19.3 218 22.2 19.2-25.6 265 27.8 24.6-31.3 162 18.8 15.9-22.0 138 14.9 12.5-17.7
Missouri 1,420 219 13.6 11.5-16.1 328 20.6 18.0-23.5 486 38.5 35.2-42.0 240 18.0 15.4-20.9 147 9.3 7.6-11.3
Montana 1,151 166 12.5 10.2-15.3 279 22.5 19.5-25.8 395 37.1 33.3-41.0 196 18.5 15.6-21.7 115 9.4 7.4-11.9
Nebraska 962 116 11.5 9.5-14.0 293 31.6 28.3-35.2 353 34.8 31.5-38.2 139 16.0 13.1-19.4 61 6.1 4.6- 8.0
Nevada 1,176 179 15.2 12.6-18.3 234 18.9 16.2-22.1 428 35.0 31.4-38.8 213 21.4 17.9-25.2 122 9.5 7.2-12.4
New Hampshire 1,805 238 13.7 12.0-15.7 405 22.8 20.7-25.1 681 36.1 33.6-38.6 295 17.0 15.1-19.1 186 10.4 8.8-12.1
New Jersey 2,114 279 13.5 11.7-15.6 508 24.4 22.0-26.9 775 36.6 33.9-39.3 360 17.1 14.9-19.5 192 8.4 7.0-10.2
New Mexico 1,406 156 10.6 9.0-12.6 330 23.9 21.4-26.6 514 36.8 33.9-39.8 250 17.9 15.6-20.5 156 10.7 9.0-12.7
New York 1,506 206 13.3 11.5-15.3 361 24.2 21.7-26.8 579 34.9 32.3-37.7 238 17.9 15.5-20.6 122 9.7 8.0-11.8
North Carolina 2,202 155 6.4 5.1- 7.9 491 22.0 19.4-24.9 945 42.1 38.8-45.5 368 17.8 15.5-20.5 243 11.6 9.8-13.8
North Dakota 1,065 208 19.5 17.1-22.2 272 25.2 22.5-28.2 348 32.5 29.5-35.6 149 14.4 12.2-16.9 88 8.4 6.7-10.4
Ohio 1,344 190 14.1 11.9-16.5 298 21.9 19.4-24.6 480 34.1 31.1-37.2 259 20.8 18.1-23.8 117 9.1 7.5-11.0
Oklahoma 1,409 149 11.3 9.4-13.6 356 23.2 20.6-25.9 465 34.7 31.5-37.9 257 17.9 15.5-20.6 182 12.9 10.9-15.3
Oregon 1,177 187 15.6 13.5-18.1 277 23.5 20.9-26.3 424 35.2 32.2-38.2 184 16.3 14.0-18.8 105 9.4 7.7-11.6
Pennsylvania 1,447 218 15.4 13.3-17.6 332 22.1 19.8-24.5 503 34.4 31.6-37.3 263 18.9 16.7-21.4 131 9.2 7.6-11.1
Rhode Island 1,615 204 12.7 10.8-15.0 396 24.3 21.8-27.0 632 37.2 34.4-40.0 245 16.5 14.4-18.9 138 9.3 7.7-11.1
South Carolina 1,318 156 10.6 9.0-12.5 329 25.3 22.6-28.3 487 35.9 33.0-39.0 215 17.6 15.3-20.2 131 10.5 8.8-12.5
South Dakota 1,694 241 14.2 12.5-16.2 485 28.1 25.7-30.6 574 34.1 31.6-36.7 250 15.3 13.5-17.4 144 8.2 6.9- 9.8
Tennessee 889 103 10.8 8.6-13.3 256 27.1 23.8-30.6 273 31.6 27.9-35.4 176 20.4 17.5-23.7 81 10.2 8.0-12.9
Texas 2,446 364 14.9 13.3-16.6 530 20.8 19.1-22.7 879 35.9 33.7-38.1 442 18.4 16.7-20.2 231 10.0 8.7-11.5
Utah 1,926 311 16.7 14.5-19.0 452 24.7 22.3-27.3 727 36.5 33.8-39.3 280 14.7 12.7-17.1 156 7.4 6.1- 9.0
Vermont 2,030 256 11.8 10.4-13.5 481 23.5 21.5-25.7 720 35.4 33.0-37.8 333 16.9 15.1-18.9 240 12.3 10.8-14.1
Virginia 1,245 156 12.0 10.1-14.1 270 21.3 18.6-24.2 447 35.2 32.1-38.4 244 20.3 17.7-23.1 128 11.3 9.4-13.6
Washington 2,129 324 15.5 13.8-17.4 477 22.1 20.2-24.1 819 37.6 35.4-39.9 327 15.8 14.1-17.6 182 8.9 7.7-10.4
West Virginia 993 95 9.6 7.8-11.9 160 15.9 13.4-18.6 318 32.0 28.8-35.4 234 23.9 21.0-27.0 186 18.6 16.1-21.5
Wisconsin 1,688 301 18.3 16.1-20.7 449 26.1 23.8-28.5 565 32.9 30.3-35.6 235 13.5 11.7-15.6 138 9.2 7.7-11.0
Wyoming 1,437 217 14.6 12.8-16.7 335 23.5 21.0-26.1 520 34.3 31.7-37.1 212 16.4 14.3-18.8 153 11.1 9.5-13.1
Guam 390 40 8.8 6.3-12.1 90 23.6 19.0-29.0 145 36.9 31.5-42.6 68 17.6 13.8-22.4 47 13.1 9.6-17.6
Puerto Rico 1,021 74 5.4 4.0- 7.4 278 23.5 20.2-27.1 352 35.3 31.3-39.5 162 17.8 14.7-21.4 155 18.0 14.8-21.7
Virgin Islands 845 118 14.5 11.8-17.7 158 19.2 15.9-23.0 286 32.8 29.0-36.9 176 20.5 17.3-24.1 107 13.0 10.4-16.1

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+ Only participating states or terretories are presented here.

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported doing vigorous activities at least 10 minutes at a time.

#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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