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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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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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
-Cumberland County 168 23 16.5 10.2-25.5 37 19.5 13.6-27.2 70 43.7 34.8-53.0 22 12.0 7.5-18.6 16 8.2 4.7-14.0
GENDER
Male 76 7 9.5 4.0-20.6 15 18.5 10.7-30.1 32 47.5 34.8-60.6 11 13.5 7.2-23.9 11 10.9 5.6-20.2
Female 92 16 26.2 15.1-41.3 22 20.9 13.2-31.4 38 38.5 27.7-50.6 11 9.9 4.9-18.7 5 4.6 1.7-11.5
RACE
White 108 14 17.1 9.4-29.1 26 21.3 14.0-31.0 49 45.7 34.9-56.8 8 7.0 3.2-14.4 11 9.0 4.5-17.2
Other 59 9 15.7 6.9-31.8 11 16.7 8.3-30.9 21 40.8 25.8-57.7 13 19.8 10.6-34.0 5 7.0 2.8-16.5
AGE
18-44 103 14 16.5 9.1-28.1 20 18.0 11.2-27.5 49 48.7 37.6-60.0 14 11.3 6.2-19.6 6 5.5 2.3-12.7
45+ 64 9 16.7 8.0-31.7 17 24.5 14.8-37.7 20 28.1 17.8-41.3 8 14.2 6.8-27.2 10 16.6 8.6-29.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 9 17.6 7.7-35.5 6 8.7 3.5-20.0 23 47.1 30.6-64.3 9 18.3 8.9-33.9 5 8.2 2.7-22.4
Some College + 116 14 16.0 8.8-27.2 31 24.9 17.0-35.0 47 42.0 31.9-52.8 13 8.8 4.7-15.8 11 8.2 4.4-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 14 20.5 11.1-34.6 15 13.9 7.5-24.4 34 45.1 32.1-58.9 11 11.0 5.4-21.1 10 9.5 4.5-19.1
$50,000+ 73 7 8.6 3.7-18.5 20 28.7 18.6-41.6 32 43.7 31.7-56.4 9 11.9 5.9-22.4 5 7.2 3.0-16.3

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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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