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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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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  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 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
-Davidson County 141 23 17.4 10.4-27.7 27 15.1 9.8-22.4 49 36.4 26.7-47.4 26 21.9 13.4-33.8 16 9.1 5.2-15.5
GENDER
Male 72 10 15.8 7.3-31.0 11 12.0 6.2-22.1 25 37.3 24.3-52.5 20 29.6 17.3-45.8 6 5.3 2.1-12.6
Female 69 13 20.5 11.3-34.1 16 21.1 12.7-33.0 24 34.7 23.2-48.4 6 7.0 3.0-15.5 10 16.7 8.6-29.9
RACE
White 122 21 18.8 11.0-30.3 24 15.3 9.8-23.0 44 41.7 30.9-53.5 21 15.6 9.4-25.0 12 8.5 4.5-15.5
Other 19 2 11.3 2.1-42.4 3 14.2 3.7-41.7 5 13.8 4.5-35.3 5 48.8 21.4-77.0 4 11.9 3.6-33.0
AGE
18-44 70 12 18.4 9.2-33.4 11 10.9 5.4-20.5 30 41.2 27.6-56.3 12 23.9 12.4-41.2 5 5.6 2.2-13.9
45+ 71 11 15.4 8.0-27.7 16 23.2 14.1-35.8 19 27.3 17.2-40.4 14 18.2 10.3-30.1 11 15.9 8.4-28.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 75 15 20.2 10.5-35.3 11 12.4 6.3-23.0 25 33.1 20.6-48.7 16 26.9 14.7-43.9 8 7.3 3.4-15.2
Some College + 66 8 12.3 5.9-23.8 16 19.8 12.0-31.0 24 42.4 29.6-56.3 10 13.1 6.7-24.0 8 12.4 5.7-25.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 12 12.3 6.1-23.3 11 14.7 7.5-26.7 21 37.4 23.5-53.8 17 23.8 13.0-39.5 12 11.8 6.2-21.3
$50,000+ 50 7 12.8 5.7-26.2 13 20.4 11.3-34.0 21 40.4 25.6-57.2 6 18.8 5.9-45.8 3 7.6 2.2-23.4

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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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