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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity

Moderate Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,228 5,393 46.4 44.8-48.0 6,835 53.6 52.0-55.2
-Alamance County 338 145 47.9 38.7-57.2 193 52.1 42.8-61.3
GENDER
Male 122 51 46.0 33.0-59.7 71 54.0 40.3-67.0
Female 216 94 49.4 37.1-61.8 122 50.6 38.2-62.9
RACE
White 277 122 49.6 38.8-60.4 155 50.4 39.6-61.2
Other 59 21 39.8 23.9-58.1 38 60.2 41.9-76.1
AGE
18-44 81 43 59.1 42.9-73.6 38 40.9 26.4-57.1
45+ 254 101 37.4 30.9-44.5 153 62.6 55.5-69.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 151 54 33.6 24.5-44.0 97 66.4 56.0-75.5
Some College + 187 91 58.6 46.3-69.9 96 41.4 30.1-53.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 73 49.2 35.6-62.8 108 50.8 37.2-64.4
$50,000+ 115 56 48.7 34.9-62.7 59 51.3 37.3-65.1

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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 cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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