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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 377 300 81.1 75.0-86.0 77 18.9 14.0-25.0
GENDER
Male 135 108 80.2 69.2-88.0 27 19.8 12.0-30.8
Female 242 192 82.0 75.9-86.8 50 18.0 13.2-24.1
RACE
White 263 211 83.6 76.3-88.9 52 16.4 11.1-23.7
Other 114 89 77.0 65.4-85.5 25 23.0 14.5-34.6
AGE
18-44 107 90 82.3 70.2-90.2 17 17.7 9.8-29.8
45+ 268 209 80.2 74.5-84.9 59 19.8 15.1-25.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 148 108 77.4 67.5-84.9 40 22.6 15.1-32.5
Some College + 229 192 83.7 75.3-89.6 37 16.3 10.4-24.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 138 76.1 66.3-83.7 48 23.9 16.3-33.7
$50,000+ 134 126 94.3 88.0-97.4 8 5.7 2.6-12.0

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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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