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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these moderate 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 13,333 684 5.0 4.6- 5.6 1,650 12.2 11.5-13.0 4,496 34.3 33.2-35.4 2,478 18.5 17.6-19.4 4,025 29.9 28.9-31.0
-Catawba County 335 17 5.0 2.8- 8.8 43 11.5 8.3-15.7 103 29.6 24.0-36.0 72 22.8 17.2-29.5 100 31.1 25.3-37.6
GENDER
Male 127 8 5.9 2.6-12.9 22 14.8 9.4-22.5 34 25.7 17.7-35.8 28 23.5 15.1-34.6 35 30.1 21.2-40.9
Female 208 9 4.2 1.8- 9.4 21 8.7 5.4-13.6 69 33.0 25.6-41.3 44 22.2 15.3-31.0 65 32.0 24.8-40.1
RACE
White 309 17 5.5 3.1- 9.7 39 11.5 8.2-16.1 96 29.2 23.4-35.8 66 22.8 16.9-30.0 91 30.9 24.8-37.8
Other 26 0 0.0 . - . 4 10.6 3.6-27.4 7 34.0 16.0-58.1 6 22.5 9.2-45.4 9 32.9 16.1-55.7
AGE
18-44 122 5 4.2 1.5-11.4 12 7.8 4.2-14.1 33 26.6 18.5-36.8 26 24.6 15.9-36.1 46 36.7 27.3-47.2
45+ 210 12 6.0 3.2-11.0 31 16.1 11.2-22.5 69 33.4 26.4-41.1 45 20.9 15.4-27.6 53 23.7 18.1-30.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 8 6.8 2.9-14.8 27 15.4 10.1-22.8 38 28.4 20.0-38.5 26 14.0 8.8-21.3 50 35.5 26.5-45.7
Some College + 186 9 3.5 1.7- 7.0 16 8.1 4.8-13.4 65 30.7 23.4-39.1 46 30.2 21.7-40.5 50 27.4 20.3-35.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 10 4.5 2.2- 8.9 23 10.4 6.6-16.0 63 32.2 24.6-40.8 33 17.5 11.2-26.3 64 35.4 27.4-44.4
$50,000+ 94 4 4.8 1.5-14.2 16 13.5 8.0-21.8 28 30.8 20.8-43.2 22 23.8 15.1-35.4 24 27.1 17.8-39.0

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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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