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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 336 24 7.2 4.5-11.3 51 15.1 11.0-20.5 108 32.8 26.7-39.5 56 16.8 11.8-23.4 97 28.1 22.4-34.7
GENDER
Male 125 13 8.9 4.8-16.1 22 17.4 10.7-27.0 36 31.7 22.2-43.0 22 18.9 10.8-31.1 32 23.0 15.0-33.7
Female 211 11 5.4 2.6-10.8 29 12.9 8.6-18.8 72 33.8 26.9-41.5 34 14.8 10.2-21.0 65 33.1 25.8-41.4
RACE
White 289 20 6.3 3.8-10.4 43 15.6 11.0-21.6 89 32.0 25.9-38.9 51 18.6 12.9-26.1 86 27.5 21.9-33.9
Other 45 4 11.9 4.0-30.4 7 12.0 4.8-27.1 19 38.0 20.1-60.0 5 7.9 3.0-19.5 10 30.1 13.0-55.3
AGE
18-44 132 8 6.3 2.9-13.0 19 13.8 8.2-22.4 49 35.7 26.4-46.2 20 17.6 10.1-29.0 36 26.5 18.1-37.1
45+ 204 16 8.3 4.7-14.1 32 16.7 11.5-23.7 59 29.1 22.5-36.7 36 15.8 11.2-21.8 61 30.1 23.4-37.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 201 15 7.2 3.9-12.8 41 18.8 13.0-26.5 52 28.2 20.5-37.5 35 18.4 11.5-28.2 58 27.4 19.8-36.5
Some College + 135 9 7.1 3.3-14.7 10 9.2 4.6-17.5 56 40.1 31.2-49.6 21 14.3 8.8-22.5 39 29.3 21.3-38.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 14 7.4 3.9-13.4 33 18.6 12.4-27.0 57 34.4 25.8-44.1 34 16.3 10.2-25.2 50 23.3 17.0-31.1
$50,000+ 99 6 7.3 3.0-16.6 12 13.3 7.1-23.5 37 34.5 24.8-45.7 13 11.4 6.3-20.0 31 33.4 22.6-46.3

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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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