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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance 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 12,752 10,603 84.8 83.6-85.9 2,149 15.2 14.1-16.4
-Alamance County 346 286 84.0 77.5-88.9 60 16.0 11.1-22.5
GENDER
Male 123 100 79.9 67.4-88.5 23 20.1 11.5-32.6
Female 223 186 87.1 80.4-91.8 37 12.9 8.2-19.6
RACE
White 285 238 86.0 78.8-91.1 47 14.0 8.9-21.2
Other 59 46 76.5 60.0-87.6 13 23.5 12.4-40.0
AGE
18-44 81 73 88.3 74.8-95.0 8 11.7 5.0-25.2
45+ 262 211 80.1 73.4-85.4 51 19.9 14.6-26.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 158 122 75.6 64.1-84.4 36 24.4 15.6-35.9
Some College + 188 164 90.3 83.8-94.3 24 9.7 5.7-16.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 150 83.1 74.7-89.2 37 16.9 10.8-25.3
$50,000+ 115 105 90.5 80.2-95.8 10 9.5 4.2-19.8

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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 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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