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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Johnston 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
-Johnston County 413 142 39.1 30.5-48.6 271 60.9 51.4-69.5
GENDER
Male 144 43 40.1 25.7-56.4 101 59.9 43.6-74.3
Female 269 99 38.0 30.6-46.1 170 62.0 53.9-69.4
RACE
White 333 120 39.7 32.5-47.4 213 60.3 52.6-67.5
Other 76 21 38.7 19.0-62.9 55 61.3 37.1-81.0
AGE
18-44 152 65 45.7 32.4-59.6 87 54.3 40.4-67.6
45+ 259 77 29.4 23.4-36.2 182 70.6 63.8-76.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 207 56 42.0 28.4-56.9 151 58.0 43.1-71.6
Some College + 205 86 35.8 27.4-45.2 119 64.2 54.8-72.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 211 58 34.0 21.0-50.0 153 66.0 50.0-79.0
$50,000+ 158 72 38.9 29.6-49.1 86 61.1 50.9-70.4

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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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