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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 day 2 days 3-4 days 5-6 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,411 1,149 19.5 17.8-21.4 1,238 24.4 22.3-26.7 1,867 34.2 31.9-36.6 752 14.4 12.7-16.2 405 7.4 6.3- 8.8
-Alamance County 142 37 19.5 12.4-29.4 35 22.5 14.4-33.5 51 38.5 24.0-55.4 13 11.8 4.4-28.0 6 7.6 2.1-23.7
GENDER
Male 66 17 22.2 12.0-37.3 17 21.0 11.5-35.1 22 27.0 16.1-41.7 6 16.2 4.5-44.6 4 13.5 3.5-40.0
Female 76 20 16.7 8.6-30.0 18 24.1 12.0-42.5 29 50.7 28.0-73.2 7 7.2 2.6-18.2 2 1.2 0.3- 5.8
RACE
White 121 31 16.5 9.9-26.1 30 23.9 14.4-36.8 44 42.9 25.8-61.9 13 15.2 5.7-34.7 3 1.5 0.4- 4.8
Other 19 6 33.6 13.3-62.7 5 20.0 6.3-48.4 6 21.9 8.4-46.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 24.4 4.3-69.7
AGE
18-44 47 9 12.5 5.5-26.0 15 22.7 11.4-40.2 16 39.2 18.2-65.0 5 15.4 4.5-41.3 2 10.2 2.2-36.7
45+ 94 28 30.9 20.7-43.4 20 22.3 14.2-33.2 34 37.2 26.7-49.1 8 6.2 2.9-12.6 4 3.4 1.2- 9.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 48 16 33.8 19.0-52.7 10 24.2 12.3-42.2 14 24.9 13.5-41.1 5 8.7 3.0-22.6 3 8.4 2.1-28.4
Some College + 94 21 14.3 7.9-24.4 25 21.9 12.4-35.8 37 43.6 25.0-64.1 8 13.0 3.9-35.5 3 7.3 1.3-32.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 69 24 21.4 11.1-37.3 13 21.0 9.6-39.8 24 45.7 22.0-71.6 7 8.5 3.0-21.5 1 3.4 0.5-21.5
$50,000+ 57 12 23.1 11.5-40.9 17 20.7 11.3-34.7 20 35.4 19.2-55.8 5 18.7 4.7-51.7 3 2.2 0.6- 7.4

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported doing vigorous activities at least 10 minutes at a time.

^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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