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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these vigorous 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 6,075 1,352 21.5 20.1-23.0 1,366 22.0 20.6-23.5 2,157 36.2 34.6-38.0 721 11.8 10.8-12.9 479 8.4 7.4- 9.6
-Cumberland County 170 40 20.3 14.3-27.9 35 22.6 15.8-31.2 50 32.8 24.5-42.4 36 18.7 12.9-26.3 9 5.6 2.7-11.4
GENDER
Male 77 20 22.1 13.6-33.7 17 23.4 14.4-35.6 23 34.2 22.6-48.0 14 15.4 8.6-26.1 3 4.9 1.5-14.6
Female 93 20 17.9 11.0-27.6 18 21.4 12.3-34.5 27 30.9 20.5-43.8 22 23.2 14.6-35.0 6 6.5 2.6-15.8
RACE
White 109 25 17.4 11.3-25.8 22 24.2 15.5-35.7 36 33.2 23.5-44.4 20 19.3 12.0-29.6 6 5.9 2.3-14.2
Other 60 15 25.4 14.3-40.9 13 19.9 10.8-33.9 14 32.6 18.5-50.8 15 16.9 9.2-29.0 3 5.2 1.5-16.5
AGE
18-44 103 16 14.5 8.4-23.8 24 25.0 16.5-36.0 36 37.4 26.9-49.2 22 17.2 10.7-26.4 5 5.9 2.4-14.0
45+ 66 23 36.2 24.3-50.1 11 15.7 8.4-27.5 14 20.0 11.4-32.5 14 23.4 13.3-37.9 4 4.7 1.6-13.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 15 22.0 12.2-36.3 10 21.8 10.5-39.9 13 29.1 15.1-48.6 13 22.1 11.8-37.4 3 5.1 1.3-17.5
Some College + 116 25 19.4 12.5-29.0 25 23.0 15.3-33.0 37 34.8 25.1-45.9 23 17.0 10.6-26.0 6 5.9 2.4-13.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 85 19 18.9 10.9-30.7 20 26.0 15.9-39.4 26 37.9 25.3-52.3 18 16.6 9.5-27.5 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7
$50,000+ 73 15 19.9 11.9-31.4 14 19.0 11.1-30.8 23 28.0 18.4-40.1 15 22.5 13.3-35.3 6 10.6 4.5-22.7

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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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