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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity - Transportation

In the past week, how much time did you walk or bicycle for transportation, such as to and from
work or shopping, or walk to the bus stop?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 30 min. 30 min. to 1 hour 1 to 2 hours 2 hours or more No time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,659 405 4.0 3.4- 4.7 376 3.8 3.1- 4.6 340 3.4 2.8- 4.2 503 5.4 4.6- 6.3 10,035 83.5 82.1-84.8
-Alamance County 310 12 3.9 1.8- 8.3 10 2.3 1.1- 4.9 7 1.9 0.8- 4.5 5 2.0 0.8- 4.9 276 89.9 84.7-93.5
GENDER
Male 106 6 5.8 2.1-14.9 3 3.1 0.9- 9.9 2 2.0 0.4- 8.9 4 4.1 1.4-11.0 91 85.0 74.4-91.7
Female 204 6 2.5 0.7- 8.3 7 1.7 0.8- 3.9 5 1.9 0.7- 4.9 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 185 93.4 88.1-96.5
RACE
White 256 7 1.2 0.5- 2.8 9 2.8 1.2- 6.3 5 2.1 0.8- 5.6 4 2.1 0.7- 5.9 231 91.8 86.7-95.0
Other 52 5 12.8 4.8-29.8 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 2 1.5 0.3- 6.9 1 1.8 0.2-11.8 43 83.1 66.8-92.3
AGE
18-44 68 2 3.0 0.7-11.9 3 2.7 0.8- 9.3 1 1.3 0.2- 9.1 2 2.3 0.6- 9.2 60 90.6 80.6-95.7
45+ 240 10 4.7 1.9-11.0 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0 6 2.5 1.1- 5.7 3 1.7 0.5- 5.2 215 89.4 83.2-93.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 3 3.6 0.9-13.7 5 2.8 0.9- 8.4 4 3.5 1.2- 9.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 126 89.6 80.5-94.7
Some College + 171 9 4.1 1.6- 9.8 5 2.0 0.7- 5.5 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 4 3.0 1.1- 8.2 150 90.1 83.0-94.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 168 9 5.2 2.1-12.4 6 1.8 0.7- 4.2 4 2.8 0.9- 8.3 3 2.7 0.8- 8.7 146 87.5 78.9-92.9
$50,000+ 106 3 3.7 0.8-15.0 2 3.0 0.7-11.3 3 1.6 0.5- 5.3 2 1.8 0.4- 7.4 96 89.9 79.6-95.3

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*Those who reported walking/biking just for excerise were excluded from this table.
(See results for NC BRFSS 2000)

^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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