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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 242 148 61.4 53.4-68.8 77 30.9 24.2-38.5 17 7.7 4.6-12.7
GENDER
Male 108 65 61.5 50.2-71.8 31 27.7 19.0-38.4 12 10.8 5.9-18.8
Female 134 83 61.2 51.0-70.5 46 35.9 26.8-46.3 5 2.8 1.2- 6.7
RACE
White 162 106 65.9 56.9-73.9 48 29.3 21.8-38.2 8 4.8 2.2- 9.8
Other 80 42 53.2 37.4-68.5 29 33.8 21.5-48.7 9 13.0 6.3-25.0
AGE
18-44 128 72 57.8 46.6-68.2 43 32.2 23.1-42.9 13 10.0 5.6-17.4
45+ 111 73 66.9 56.3-76.1 34 29.3 20.7-39.8 4 3.7 1.2-10.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 66 33 52.8 35.7-69.2 22 31.4 18.9-47.4 11 15.8 8.1-28.5
Some College + 175 114 65.3 56.5-73.2 55 30.9 23.4-39.5 6 3.8 1.5- 9.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 67 51.6 40.7-62.3 39 37.0 27.1-48.1 11 11.4 6.1-20.5
$50,000+ 111 71 66.0 55.4-75.3 35 29.0 20.3-39.5 5 5.0 1.9-12.2

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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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