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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 355 23 5.7 3.7- 8.9 34 8.9 5.9-13.2 126 36.5 30.4-43.2 60 17.2 12.3-23.5 112 31.7 26.0-38.0
GENDER
Male 124 10 7.0 3.6-13.0 13 10.4 5.5-18.8 42 35.9 26.2-46.9 24 20.9 12.6-32.6 35 25.8 17.9-35.7
Female 231 13 4.6 2.6- 8.0 21 7.4 4.6-11.5 84 37.2 30.0-45.0 36 13.6 9.4-19.3 77 37.3 29.9-45.3
RACE
White 227 14 5.9 3.3-10.3 20 8.1 4.6-13.8 81 33.6 26.4-41.7 38 19.3 12.5-28.6 74 33.1 25.9-41.2
Other 126 9 5.6 2.7-11.2 14 10.3 5.5-18.4 44 40.4 30.0-51.7 21 13.6 8.3-21.4 38 30.1 21.1-40.8
AGE
18-44 177 6 2.7 1.1- 6.3 12 6.9 3.4-13.3 64 37.5 29.0-46.7 33 19.7 12.8-29.1 62 33.2 25.4-42.1
45+ 175 17 11.8 7.2-18.7 22 12.8 8.3-19.4 61 34.2 26.9-42.3 26 12.2 8.2-18.0 49 28.9 21.9-37.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 126 9 6.0 2.9-12.0 7 4.0 1.7- 9.1 35 30.4 20.5-42.6 23 20.5 11.3-34.5 52 39.0 28.6-50.6
Some College + 228 14 5.6 3.2- 9.8 26 11.3 7.0-17.7 91 40.6 33.2-48.5 37 15.2 10.6-21.3 60 27.3 20.8-34.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 200 16 7.1 4.1-12.1 16 6.1 3.3-11.1 73 39.1 30.3-48.6 22 13.3 6.9-23.9 73 34.4 26.4-43.4
$50,000+ 124 4 3.4 1.2- 8.8 14 13.1 7.1-22.7 46 35.7 26.9-45.5 32 24.6 17.1-34.0 28 23.3 15.9-32.8

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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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