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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 day 2 days 3-4 days 5-6 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,075 1,352 21.5 20.1-23.0 1,366 22.0 20.6-23.5 2,157 36.2 34.6-38.0 721 11.8 10.8-12.9 479 8.4 7.4- 9.6
-Cabarrus County 143 30 21.8 14.5-31.4 37 26.5 18.0-37.0 51 34.5 25.5-44.9 14 11.4 6.2-19.9 11 5.9 3.1-11.0
GENDER
Male 62 11 20.0 10.5-34.6 18 30.1 17.6-46.5 27 39.1 25.8-54.4 4 8.1 2.6-22.5 2 2.7 0.7-10.2
Female 81 19 24.1 14.4-37.5 19 21.7 13.3-33.3 24 28.5 18.0-42.0 10 15.6 8.0-28.1 9 10.1 4.9-19.7
RACE
White 124 21 15.1 9.1-23.9 34 28.4 18.9-40.1 45 36.4 26.6-47.5 13 13.1 7.1-23.0 11 7.0 3.7-13.1
Other 17 9 58.0 29.9-81.8 3 17.8 5.4-45.0 4 21.5 5.4-56.6 1 2.6 0.3-17.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 81 20 23.2 13.9-36.1 20 26.8 16.1-41.3 25 31.1 20.0-45.1 9 12.7 6.1-24.6 7 6.2 2.7-13.3
45+ 62 10 18.4 9.5-32.6 17 25.6 15.9-38.3 26 42.6 30.1-56.1 5 8.3 3.4-18.8 4 5.2 1.8-14.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 60 19 30.2 17.6-46.7 9 11.8 5.6-22.9 24 41.4 26.8-57.8 2 7.1 1.4-29.6 6 9.5 4.1-20.5
Some College + 83 11 16.3 8.6-28.5 28 36.1 23.8-50.5 27 30.0 19.4-43.4 12 14.1 7.7-24.6 5 3.5 1.2- 9.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 16 27.1 14.7-44.6 16 28.8 15.7-46.8 17 30.2 17.0-47.8 2 3.1 0.7-12.4 8 10.7 5.0-21.6
$50,000+ 66 10 15.1 7.7-27.3 16 28.1 15.9-44.7 28 37.9 26.0-51.5 9 15.2 7.6-28.2 3 3.7 1.0-12.5

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported doing vigorous 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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