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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity

Moderate Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,951 5,705 44.0 42.8-45.3 8,246 56.0 54.7-57.2
-Alamance County 324 123 41.8 33.8-50.3 201 58.2 49.7-66.2
GENDER
Male 121 42 42.9 29.8-57.1 79 57.1 42.9-70.2
Female 203 81 40.7 32.1-49.8 122 59.3 50.2-67.9
RACE
White 262 101 41.1 33.8-48.8 161 58.9 51.2-66.2
Other 60 20 42.9 23.5-64.7 40 57.1 35.3-76.5
AGE
18-44 89 43 50.1 36.2-64.0 46 49.9 36.0-63.8
45+ 233 78 33.2 26.5-40.7 155 66.8 59.3-73.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 48 32.2 23.2-42.7 109 67.8 57.3-76.8
Some College + 167 75 51.4 39.6-63.0 92 48.6 37.0-60.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 189 61 34.1 25.8-43.5 128 65.9 56.5-74.2
$50,000+ 98 49 47.3 35.9-58.9 49 52.7 41.1-64.1

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*Data in this table were derived from the physical activity questions.
Yes = Respondents who report doing moderate physical activity for 30 or more minutes per day, five or more days per week or
respondents who report doing vigorous physical acti vity for 20 or more minutes per day, three or more days per week.
No= Respondents who report no moderate physical activity or less than 30 minutes per day, or less than five days per week
and no vigorous physical activity or less than 20 minutes p er day, or less than three days per week.

^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.

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