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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 329 130 40.9 33.8-48.5 199 59.1 51.5-66.2
GENDER
Male 116 47 35.0 24.6-47.0 69 65.0 53.0-75.4
Female 213 83 45.9 37.0-55.0 130 54.1 45.0-63.0
RACE
White 288 116 46.1 38.7-53.7 172 53.9 46.3-61.3
Other 40 13 21.9 10.7-39.6 27 78.1 60.4-89.3
AGE
18-44 85 41 44.3 31.7-57.7 44 55.7 42.3-68.3
45+ 243 88 36.6 30.2-43.6 155 63.4 56.4-69.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 179 60 33.5 24.3-44.1 119 66.5 55.9-75.7
Some College + 148 70 50.2 40.0-60.4 78 49.8 39.6-60.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 70 41.4 31.7-51.8 113 58.6 48.2-68.3
$50,000+ 88 42 50.5 38.6-62.3 46 49.5 37.7-61.4

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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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