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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Physical Activity

Now, thinking about the moderate physical activities you do when you are not working in a usual week,
do you do moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time such as
brisk walking, bicycling,vacuuming, gardening, or anything else that cause s small increases in breathing or heart rate?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,493 11,818 82.9 81.9-83.8 2,675 17.1 16.2-18.1
-Cabarrus County 353 284 78.2 70.0-84.7 69 21.8 15.3-30.0
GENDER
Male 120 95 71.2 56.0-82.8 25 28.8 17.2-44.0
Female 233 189 84.1 77.5-89.1 44 15.9 10.9-22.5
RACE
White 287 240 84.8 78.6-89.4 47 15.2 10.6-21.4
Other 66 44 64.0 45.0-79.4 22 36.0 20.6-55.0
AGE
18-44 113 96 78.4 63.6-88.3 17 21.6 11.7-36.4
45+ 239 187 77.9 70.9-83.7 52 22.1 16.3-29.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 114 66.8 53.3-78.0 46 33.2 22.0-46.7
Some College + 193 170 89.1 82.7-93.4 23 10.9 6.6-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 118 66.4 52.4-78.0 41 33.6 22.0-47.6
$50,000+ 136 122 90.7 83.3-95.0 14 9.3 5.0-16.7

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*If a respondent reported less than 10 mins activity/week for the next phy. activity quest., that respondent was counted in NO category

^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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