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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 323 65 18.3 13.9-23.7 107 32.3 26.2-39.0 94 30.6 24.5-37.5 38 12.2 8.5-17.1 19 6.6 3.7-11.6
GENDER
Male 123 16 10.8 6.3-17.9 31 26.2 17.6-37.2 40 33.3 23.8-44.4 22 17.7 11.3-26.7 14 12.0 6.2-21.8
Female 200 49 24.8 18.2-33.0 76 37.5 29.6-46.1 54 28.2 20.8-37.1 16 7.4 4.1-13.0 5 2.0 0.8- 5.3
RACE
White 298 58 17.8 13.3-23.5 102 33.1 26.7-40.2 87 31.6 25.0-38.9 35 12.0 8.2-17.1 16 5.5 2.9-10.2
Other 25 7 23.0 9.7-45.5 5 23.6 10.0-46.3 7 20.9 8.6-42.4 3 14.3 4.4-37.9 3 18.1 5.2-47.1
AGE
18-44 117 21 15.6 9.6-24.2 44 36.5 26.8-47.3 32 30.9 21.4-42.4 11 9.0 4.7-16.4 9 8.1 3.6-17.2
45+ 204 44 21.7 16.0-28.7 62 27.1 20.9-34.2 61 30.2 23.7-37.6 27 16.1 10.8-23.4 10 5.0 2.5- 9.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 30 19.5 13.0-28.4 48 35.4 26.1-46.0 31 21.1 14.3-30.0 20 14.2 8.8-22.3 11 9.7 4.4-20.1
Some College + 183 35 17.3 11.9-24.6 59 29.8 22.3-38.5 63 38.1 29.2-47.8 18 10.6 6.2-17.5 8 4.2 2.0- 8.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 44 22.1 15.8-30.0 62 31.3 23.8-40.0 49 27.5 20.0-36.6 19 10.4 6.2-16.8 12 8.7 4.1-17.4
$50,000+ 92 15 15.4 8.7-25.8 23 30.5 20.0-43.5 34 33.5 23.4-45.4 15 16.0 9.3-26.1 5 4.5 1.8-11.0

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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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