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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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
-Cabarrus County 312 70 23.9 18.1-30.8 112 32.6 26.7-39.2 79 26.2 20.3-32.9 32 11.3 7.2-17.1 19 6.1 3.8- 9.7
GENDER
Male 118 29 24.3 15.8-35.6 33 24.9 16.9-34.9 33 30.8 21.2-42.3 14 12.5 6.3-23.4 9 7.5 3.9-14.1
Female 194 41 23.4 16.6-32.0 79 40.3 32.5-48.7 46 21.5 15.8-28.6 18 10.0 5.9-16.4 10 4.7 2.4- 8.7
RACE
White 272 62 24.5 18.2-32.1 93 30.8 24.7-37.7 71 26.0 19.9-33.2 28 11.8 7.3-18.5 18 6.9 4.2-11.1
Other 37 7 20.7 9.1-40.4 17 40.6 23.7-60.1 8 28.3 13.4-50.2 4 8.7 3.1-22.2 1 1.7 0.2-11.1
AGE
18-44 128 28 27.4 18.3-38.9 48 30.6 22.1-40.7 35 27.8 18.9-38.7 9 9.3 3.9-20.5 8 5.0 2.4-10.1
45+ 184 42 19.8 14.5-26.4 64 35.0 27.6-43.2 44 24.3 17.9-32.0 23 13.6 8.9-20.1 11 7.4 4.0-13.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 134 27 18.2 12.0-26.7 47 33.5 24.2-44.2 37 29.0 20.0-40.1 13 12.3 5.7-24.7 10 6.9 3.6-13.1
Some College + 178 43 28.0 19.8-38.0 65 32.0 24.6-40.4 42 24.1 17.0-32.9 19 10.5 6.4-16.9 9 5.5 2.8-10.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 146 39 31.7 22.1-43.1 46 28.6 20.8-37.9 34 22.7 15.3-32.4 19 12.0 7.3-19.0 8 5.0 2.3-10.3
$50,000+ 113 19 14.8 9.1-23.2 43 34.4 25.5-44.5 38 37.8 27.7-49.1 8 8.3 3.9-16.8 5 4.7 1.9-11.2

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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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