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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 400 328 83.2 78.2-87.3 72 16.8 12.7-21.8
GENDER
Male 141 114 83.0 74.9-88.9 27 17.0 11.1-25.1
Female 259 214 83.4 76.6-88.5 45 16.6 11.5-23.4
RACE
White 352 289 82.8 77.4-87.1 63 17.2 12.9-22.6
Other 46 37 84.8 69.1-93.3 9 15.2 6.7-30.9
AGE
18-44 106 92 89.5 82.0-94.1 14 10.5 5.9-18.0
45+ 291 233 77.2 70.3-82.8 58 22.8 17.2-29.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 172 126 77.1 68.1-84.1 46 22.9 15.9-31.9
Some College + 228 202 87.9 81.9-92.2 26 12.1 7.8-18.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 156 81.3 73.5-87.2 39 18.7 12.8-26.5
$50,000+ 146 128 86.3 77.6-91.9 18 13.7 8.1-22.4

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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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