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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 137 25 18.3 10.4-30.2 34 24.3 16.6-34.1 44 30.4 21.1-41.7 22 14.2 8.4-23.2 12 12.7 6.1-24.5
GENDER
Male 64 8 17.1 6.8-36.8 15 19.1 11.0-31.2 18 27.4 15.3-44.1 15 19.3 10.3-33.1 8 17.1 7.3-35.0
Female 73 17 20.4 12.3-32.0 19 32.9 20.4-48.2 26 35.4 23.6-49.3 7 6.0 2.7-12.9 4 5.4 1.8-14.8
RACE
White 116 23 21.4 12.1-35.0 28 24.4 16.0-35.4 38 32.1 21.7-44.7 17 11.3 6.0-20.2 10 10.8 4.9-22.2
Other 21 2 3.7 0.8-15.8 6 24.0 9.8-47.8 6 22.3 8.4-47.2 5 28.5 10.6-57.4 2 21.5 4.2-63.3
AGE
18-44 78 12 17.0 7.7-33.6 25 27.1 17.3-39.8 23 28.7 17.4-43.3 10 12.0 5.7-23.4 8 15.2 6.7-31.0
45+ 58 12 20.8 11.5-34.6 9 16.9 8.4-31.1 21 35.9 23.1-51.0 12 20.8 10.4-37.2 4 5.7 1.9-15.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 46 11 26.7 11.0-51.6 10 16.4 8.0-30.7 10 15.4 7.1-30.3 8 16.0 6.4-34.8 7 25.5 10.5-50.0
Some College + 91 14 13.6 7.0-24.7 24 28.8 18.6-41.7 34 39.1 26.7-53.0 14 13.2 6.9-23.9 5 5.3 1.8-14.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 63 14 27.1 12.8-48.4 15 19.1 10.5-32.1 19 33.3 18.4-52.6 9 8.7 3.4-20.5 6 11.9 4.0-30.5
$50,000+ 61 9 11.2 5.6-21.0 16 29.5 17.3-45.5 22 32.1 20.3-46.6 9 12.4 5.9-24.2 5 14.8 5.0-36.6

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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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