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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Physical Activity

On days when you do moderate 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 12,901 2,663 19.2 18.3-20.1 4,407 33.2 32.1-34.4 3,804 30.6 29.5-31.7 1,189 10.0 9.3-10.7 838 7.1 6.5- 7.7
-Davidson County 324 77 22.7 17.5-28.8 112 30.9 25.3-37.1 91 28.3 22.1-35.3 23 11.2 6.6-18.3 21 7.0 4.1-11.6
GENDER
Male 121 18 13.8 8.1-22.5 36 25.6 17.8-35.4 42 36.1 25.6-48.1 13 15.9 8.1-29.0 12 8.5 4.2-16.5
Female 203 59 31.4 24.1-39.9 76 36.1 29.0-44.0 49 20.5 15.2-27.0 10 6.5 3.1-13.0 9 5.4 2.4-11.8
RACE
White 279 67 22.7 17.4-29.0 96 31.4 25.5-38.0 75 26.7 20.5-34.1 21 11.0 6.6-18.0 20 8.2 4.8-13.6
Other 43 10 23.5 10.3-45.2 15 28.0 14.5-47.2 15 35.0 17.7-57.5 2 12.5 2.1-49.4 1 0.9 0.1- 6.7
AGE
18-44 127 31 22.2 14.9-31.7 47 28.5 20.7-37.7 28 26.9 17.7-38.7 12 14.6 7.4-26.8 9 7.8 3.6-16.0
45+ 197 46 23.2 17.0-30.8 65 34.0 26.9-41.9 63 30.0 23.5-37.4 11 6.9 3.6-12.9 12 5.9 3.2-10.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 48 24.5 17.5-33.1 60 26.9 20.1-34.9 54 29.5 21.0-39.6 16 12.7 6.4-23.4 15 6.6 3.3-12.7
Some College + 131 29 19.8 13.2-28.5 52 37.4 28.6-47.1 37 26.4 19.0-35.5 7 8.8 4.0-18.4 6 7.6 3.3-16.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 40 17.4 12.0-24.4 61 31.5 24.0-40.1 53 30.7 22.2-40.8 15 13.5 7.3-23.8 13 6.9 3.6-12.8
$50,000+ 97 24 23.2 15.0-33.9 34 33.8 23.9-45.3 27 24.9 16.7-35.4 7 12.5 4.7-29.5 5 5.6 2.1-14.3

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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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