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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston County

Physical Activity

When you are at work, which of the following best describes what you do? Would you say:

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  Total
Respond.^
Mostly sitting/standing Mostly walking Mostly heavy labor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,201 5,813 58.5 57.1-59.9 2,323 26.2 25.0-27.5 1,065 15.3 14.2-16.5
-Johnston County 217 141 60.5 51.5-68.9 45 20.3 14.2-28.2 31 19.2 12.7-27.9
GENDER
Male 91 52 52.6 39.7-65.3 15 17.7 9.7-30.2 24 29.7 19.1-42.9
Female 126 89 71.6 61.4-79.9 30 23.9 16.2-33.9 7 4.5 1.9-10.5
RACE
White 182 123 61.9 51.6-71.1 33 17.1 10.8-25.8 26 21.1 13.5-31.3
Other 35 18 54.7 35.1-72.9 12 34.3 18.5-54.5 5 11.0 4.1-26.3
AGE
18-44 119 76 57.9 46.1-68.9 22 20.2 12.4-31.0 21 21.9 13.5-33.6
45+ 97 64 66.1 54.3-76.3 23 20.8 13.1-31.4 10 13.0 6.5-24.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 90 50 51.9 37.8-65.8 20 22.3 12.4-36.7 20 25.8 15.6-39.5
Some College + 127 91 66.8 55.1-76.7 25 18.8 11.9-28.4 11 14.4 7.0-27.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 96 51 48.7 35.1-62.4 23 22.8 13.3-36.2 22 28.6 17.4-43.2
$50,000+ 97 77 78.6 67.1-86.9 15 13.6 7.5-23.3 5 7.8 3.1-18.6

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported being employed or self-employed.

^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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