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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 357 285 84.0 77.7-88.8 72 16.0 11.2-22.3
GENDER
Male 126 105 83.4 70.2-91.5 21 16.6 8.5-29.8
Female 231 180 84.5 78.8-88.9 51 15.5 11.1-21.2
RACE
White 312 247 84.8 80.0-88.6 65 15.2 11.4-20.0
Other 42 35 78.4 50.6-92.8 7 21.6 7.2-49.4
AGE
18-44 92 84 90.0 75.6-96.3 8 10.0 3.7-24.4
45+ 264 200 77.7 71.5-82.9 64 22.3 17.1-28.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 143 78.3 68.0-86.0 53 21.7 14.0-32.0
Some College + 159 141 91.1 84.9-94.9 18 8.9 5.1-15.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 197 154 87.0 81.6-91.0 43 13.0 9.0-18.4
$50,000+ 95 86 89.7 79.5-95.1 9 10.3 4.9-20.5

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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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