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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 176 20 11.0 5.8-20.0 44 25.4 18.6-33.7 68 43.5 34.4-53.0 26 11.1 7.0-17.0 18 9.0 5.2-15.0
GENDER
Male 74 6 10.3 3.3-27.6 18 22.4 13.8-34.2 30 46.5 32.9-60.6 13 12.5 6.6-22.3 7 8.4 3.6-18.3
Female 102 14 12.0 6.9-20.2 26 29.3 19.8-41.1 38 39.6 29.3-50.9 13 9.3 5.1-16.1 11 9.8 5.0-18.1
RACE
White 150 17 11.7 5.8-22.1 35 23.3 16.2-32.2 57 42.9 32.9-53.4 24 12.4 7.7-19.2 17 9.8 5.6-16.7
Other 26 3 7.3 2.0-23.3 9 37.8 20.1-59.5 11 47.3 27.7-67.7 2 3.5 0.8-14.3 1 4.1 0.6-24.4
AGE
18-44 80 10 13.2 5.5-28.5 22 23.7 15.0-35.4 32 47.6 34.3-61.2 9 6.9 3.3-13.7 7 8.7 3.9-18.3
45+ 96 10 8.0 4.0-15.2 22 27.8 18.2-39.9 36 37.8 27.5-49.3 17 17.0 9.8-27.9 11 9.5 4.8-18.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 78 9 14.5 5.3-34.0 21 26.8 16.8-39.9 27 33.4 22.5-46.5 14 15.2 8.2-26.4 7 10.1 4.2-22.1
Some College + 98 11 8.3 4.4-15.2 23 24.3 15.8-35.5 41 51.3 39.0-63.5 12 7.8 4.0-14.7 11 8.2 4.2-15.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 113 16 14.8 7.2-27.9 29 24.5 16.2-35.2 38 39.7 28.0-52.6 19 12.2 7.0-20.5 11 8.8 4.4-17.0
$50,000+ 53 3 3.6 1.1-11.3 14 29.9 18.1-45.2 24 47.5 33.3-62.2 5 8.3 3.4-19.0 7 10.7 4.5-23.2

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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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