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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity

On days when you do moderate 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%)
North Carolina 12,901 2,663 19.2 18.3-20.1 4,407 33.2 32.1-34.4 3,804 30.6 29.5-31.7 1,189 10.0 9.3-10.7 838 7.1 6.5- 7.7
-Alamance County 341 75 20.1 15.6-25.5 134 36.4 30.4-42.8 89 26.1 20.5-32.5 27 9.6 6.1-15.0 16 7.8 3.9-15.2
GENDER
Male 108 18 12.2 7.3-19.8 38 29.7 20.8-40.5 29 27.4 17.7-39.7 14 16.1 8.9-27.6 9 14.5 6.2-30.4
Female 233 57 25.8 19.6-33.2 96 41.2 33.9-48.8 60 25.1 19.3-32.1 13 5.0 2.7- 9.0 7 3.0 1.2- 7.0
RACE
White 270 58 20.8 15.6-27.0 106 36.7 30.0-43.9 75 28.1 21.7-35.7 19 8.6 4.8-14.9 12 5.8 2.6-12.5
Other 70 17 18.3 10.5-30.0 27 34.9 22.9-49.2 14 19.9 11.0-33.1 8 13.0 6.0-25.6 4 14.0 4.0-38.6
AGE
18-44 140 30 19.7 13.4-27.9 64 37.8 29.0-47.4 27 22.8 15.1-33.0 15 11.6 6.4-20.0 4 8.2 2.7-22.2
45+ 201 45 20.7 15.1-27.6 70 34.5 27.2-42.7 62 30.3 23.5-38.0 12 7.1 3.4-14.3 12 7.4 3.7-14.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 31 20.3 13.5-29.4 52 33.6 24.8-43.8 40 25.0 17.5-34.4 12 11.2 5.8-20.7 7 9.9 3.4-25.3
Some College + 197 44 20.2 14.6-27.3 82 38.6 30.7-47.1 47 26.1 18.7-35.1 15 8.6 4.5-15.9 9 6.5 2.5-15.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 48 24.2 17.8-32.1 77 41.3 33.1-50.0 46 21.3 15.4-28.7 15 10.5 5.5-19.1 7 2.7 1.2- 5.9
$50,000+ 99 14 12.4 6.9-21.3 41 33.3 23.8-44.4 31 35.6 24.4-48.6 7 8.6 3.7-18.6 6 10.1 3.7-24.7

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

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

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

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