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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 143 15 10.0 5.7-16.7 38 25.3 17.1-35.7 45 35.8 26.2-46.7 29 19.6 13.0-28.4 16 9.3 5.4-15.5
GENDER
Male 68 5 7.3 2.9-17.0 17 22.9 13.2-36.8 21 37.7 24.3-53.3 15 20.5 11.7-33.5 10 11.6 6.0-21.0
Female 75 10 13.3 6.7-24.8 21 28.3 16.1-44.9 24 33.4 21.3-48.3 14 18.4 10.0-31.4 6 6.5 2.4-16.0
RACE
White 130 15 10.9 6.3-18.2 33 23.8 15.4-34.9 43 38.2 27.9-49.7 25 18.8 12.1-28.2 14 8.3 4.6-14.3
Other 13 0 0.0 . - . 5 41.7 17.7-70.4 2 9.5 2.0-34.5 4 28.1 9.9-58.2 2 20.7 5.2-55.5
AGE
18-44 74 12 12.8 6.9-22.6 17 25.0 14.4-39.9 27 38.4 25.7-52.9 14 19.2 11.0-31.4 4 4.6 1.6-12.2
45+ 69 3 4.1 1.3-12.4 21 25.8 16.6-38.0 18 30.6 19.1-45.1 15 20.5 11.8-33.0 12 19.0 10.6-31.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 50 2 5.2 1.2-19.8 12 24.8 12.8-42.4 13 26.9 14.2-45.0 14 29.1 16.8-45.5 9 14.0 6.7-26.9
Some College + 93 13 12.6 6.9-21.8 26 25.6 15.6-39.1 32 40.7 28.3-54.5 15 14.4 7.8-25.0 7 6.7 3.0-14.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 76 9 12.9 6.4-24.5 20 27.5 16.6-42.0 21 33.1 20.1-49.5 16 15.3 8.7-25.4 10 11.2 5.6-20.9
$50,000+ 51 6 9.5 4.0-20.9 12 18.1 9.8-31.1 18 37.9 23.7-54.4 11 27.2 14.9-44.4 4 7.3 2.6-18.7

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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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