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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity

On days when you do vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, how much total time per day
do you spend doing these activities?*

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  Total
Respond.^
10-20 minutes 21-30 minutes 31-60 minutes 1-2 hours More than 2 hours
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,280 833 14.6 13.1-16.3 1,326 24.4 22.4-26.6 1,872 36.4 34.0-38.8 746 14.5 12.8-16.4 503 10.1 8.6-11.8
-Alamance County 141 30 16.9 10.4-26.3 28 23.8 13.1-39.1 44 38.9 24.1-56.0 22 12.2 7.0-20.4 17 8.3 4.3-15.2
GENDER
Male 66 14 16.1 8.4-28.6 13 25.5 11.1-48.3 17 32.0 17.2-51.6 15 17.8 9.3-31.2 7 8.6 3.6-19.2
Female 75 16 17.7 8.4-33.6 15 21.9 9.3-43.5 27 46.2 23.3-70.9 7 6.3 2.3-16.3 10 7.9 3.0-19.3
RACE
White 120 29 21.5 12.9-33.8 25 27.5 14.5-45.8 37 36.7 20.0-57.3 17 10.0 5.3-18.3 12 4.3 2.1- 8.5
Other 19 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 3 12.2 2.8-39.6 5 40.4 14.5-73.0 5 22.0 7.6-49.2 5 24.6 9.0-52.0
AGE
18-44 47 12 16.3 7.7-31.3 15 31.4 14.8-54.7 15 43.2 21.6-67.7 4 6.7 2.3-17.7 1 2.4 0.3-15.7
45+ 93 18 17.9 10.9-27.9 13 11.6 6.5-19.6 28 31.6 22.0-43.2 18 21.2 12.4-33.7 16 17.8 10.1-29.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 47 6 11.1 4.7-23.9 6 12.5 5.2-27.0 15 40.7 24.4-59.3 11 20.3 9.4-38.4 9 15.5 6.7-31.8
Some College + 94 24 19.0 10.6-31.8 22 27.9 14.0-47.9 29 38.2 19.9-60.7 11 9.2 4.4-18.3 8 5.6 2.2-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 69 13 16.3 7.2-33.0 7 7.0 2.8-16.8 22 48.9 25.2-73.1 14 14.2 6.5-28.4 13 13.6 5.9-28.2
$50,000+ 57 14 19.1 9.8-34.0 18 43.8 24.4-65.3 16 21.2 11.1-36.7 6 11.6 4.4-26.9 3 4.4 1.1-15.8

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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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