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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 day 2 days 3-4 days 5-6 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,075 1,352 21.5 20.1-23.0 1,366 22.0 20.6-23.5 2,157 36.2 34.6-38.0 721 11.8 10.8-12.9 479 8.4 7.4- 9.6
-Rowan County 181 36 20.1 14.0-28.1 47 27.6 19.7-37.1 63 33.9 25.8-43.0 21 11.2 7.0-17.6 14 7.2 4.0-12.6
GENDER
Male 78 15 18.0 10.4-29.4 22 31.7 20.0-46.4 22 28.6 17.6-42.9 12 13.2 7.1-23.1 7 8.5 3.9-17.6
Female 103 21 22.9 14.3-34.7 25 22.0 14.4-32.0 41 41.0 30.8-52.1 9 8.6 4.1-17.0 7 5.5 2.5-11.8
RACE
White 153 32 20.6 13.9-29.5 39 27.7 19.0-38.5 52 32.7 23.9-43.0 19 12.5 7.6-19.8 11 6.5 3.3-12.2
Other 27 4 17.8 6.3-40.8 8 27.8 13.3-49.2 11 41.7 23.7-62.1 1 1.1 0.1- 7.6 3 11.7 3.4-33.2
AGE
18-44 83 14 18.9 10.8-30.9 25 31.2 19.8-45.4 32 37.7 25.8-51.3 6 6.5 2.8-14.2 6 5.8 2.3-13.7
45+ 98 22 21.8 13.9-32.6 22 22.5 14.2-33.7 31 28.4 19.7-39.1 15 18.0 10.4-29.3 8 9.3 4.4-18.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 82 17 18.4 10.8-29.7 22 32.2 19.9-47.5 25 27.6 18.1-39.6 9 11.8 5.8-22.8 9 10.0 4.7-20.0
Some College + 99 19 21.4 13.0-33.3 25 23.9 15.0-35.8 38 39.0 27.4-52.0 12 10.7 5.7-19.3 5 4.9 1.9-12.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 117 26 21.3 13.7-31.6 29 26.3 16.5-39.3 38 33.9 23.3-46.3 14 11.3 6.2-19.8 10 7.1 3.4-14.2
$50,000+ 53 7 16.1 7.1-32.4 16 32.7 20.1-48.3 22 36.9 24.5-51.4 6 11.0 4.8-23.5 2 3.3 0.8-12.6

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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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