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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 325 84 23.1 17.8-29.5 90 25.7 19.8-32.7 100 37.9 31.0-45.4 31 8.3 5.6-12.2 20 4.9 3.0- 7.9
GENDER
Male 108 24 18.4 10.6-30.0 20 18.7 9.9-32.5 46 49.9 37.6-62.3 12 9.4 5.1-16.8 6 3.5 1.4- 8.2
Female 217 60 27.3 21.0-34.7 70 32.0 25.2-39.7 54 27.3 20.8-34.9 19 7.3 4.4-12.0 14 6.1 3.4-10.7
RACE
White 274 71 23.7 17.9-30.7 68 21.0 16.0-27.0 86 39.6 32.2-47.6 29 9.6 6.4-14.3 20 6.1 3.7- 9.7
Other 50 13 21.1 10.3-38.4 22 45.9 27.1-65.9 13 29.9 15.8-49.3 2 3.0 0.6-14.8 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 119 27 20.8 12.9-31.8 36 26.8 17.4-38.8 38 41.2 30.1-53.2 11 7.4 3.9-13.5 7 3.8 1.6- 8.7
45+ 206 57 25.7 19.8-32.7 54 24.6 18.6-31.7 62 34.4 27.2-42.3 20 9.3 5.6-15.1 13 6.1 3.4-10.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 45 19.7 14.0-27.0 46 27.3 18.3-38.8 49 38.4 28.6-49.3 16 8.4 4.9-14.3 11 6.1 3.2-11.5
Some College + 158 39 26.7 18.3-37.1 44 24.1 17.3-32.5 51 37.5 28.2-47.7 15 8.2 4.5-14.4 9 3.6 1.8- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 209 57 23.1 16.3-31.5 53 22.7 16.6-30.2 64 40.2 31.4-49.6 21 8.4 5.1-13.5 14 5.7 3.1-10.1
$50,000+ 79 14 21.2 12.4-33.9 23 25.9 17.1-37.1 27 35.9 25.1-48.4 10 12.1 6.1-22.5 5 4.9 2.0-11.5

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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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