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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

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%)
North Carolina 5,972 754 12.0 11.0-13.2 1,608 27.4 25.8-29.0 2,145 36.3 34.6-38.0 889 14.5 13.3-15.8 576 9.8 8.7-11.0
-Cabarrus County 142 14 7.5 3.9-13.8 33 27.8 18.9-38.8 68 46.0 35.9-56.3 16 12.0 6.7-20.7 11 6.7 3.4-12.8
GENDER
Male 61 4 3.5 1.2- 9.7 12 24.6 12.9-41.7 31 50.4 35.4-65.3 9 14.6 6.9-28.3 5 7.0 2.6-17.5
Female 81 10 12.7 5.9-25.2 21 32.0 20.5-46.2 37 40.2 28.7-52.9 7 8.7 3.4-20.6 6 6.4 2.8-14.0
RACE
White 123 13 6.8 3.8-12.1 30 29.4 19.7-41.3 57 44.0 33.4-55.1 15 13.2 7.2-23.1 8 6.6 3.0-13.8
Other 17 1 11.2 1.6-49.6 2 17.5 3.4-55.7 10 57.2 28.9-81.5 1 6.4 0.9-34.8 3 7.7 2.2-23.5
AGE
18-44 81 6 6.2 2.3-15.3 20 30.1 18.6-44.8 39 44.6 31.8-58.2 9 12.4 5.8-24.4 7 6.7 2.8-15.1
45+ 61 8 10.6 5.1-20.8 13 22.2 13.0-35.2 29 49.2 36.0-62.5 7 11.2 5.0-23.4 4 6.7 2.5-16.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 59 6 9.8 3.5-24.5 11 25.0 12.7-43.5 26 39.2 25.2-55.3 9 17.1 7.6-34.3 7 8.9 4.0-18.4
Some College + 83 8 6.0 2.8-12.3 22 29.6 18.3-44.0 42 50.3 37.1-63.5 7 8.7 3.8-18.8 4 5.3 1.7-15.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 59 6 8.3 2.7-23.0 12 36.7 20.8-56.3 29 39.2 25.5-54.9 6 5.8 2.3-13.7 6 9.9 3.8-23.2
$50,000+ 65 8 9.6 4.7-18.8 14 19.5 11.4-31.4 31 50.9 36.8-64.7 7 13.6 6.2-27.3 5 6.4 2.5-15.1

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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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