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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these moderate 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 10,523 514 5.8 4.9- 6.8 1,095 10.9 9.9-12.0 3,466 32.6 31.1-34.2 2,281 21.0 19.6-22.5 3,167 29.7 28.1-31.3
-Buncombe County 343 14 3.9 1.9- 7.6 34 10.3 7.0-14.9 108 32.2 26.3-38.7 81 21.0 16.2-26.6 106 32.7 26.9-39.1
GENDER
Male 124 2 2.6 0.6-10.0 9 6.6 3.2-13.2 41 31.2 22.2-41.7 29 21.5 13.9-31.7 43 38.2 28.5-48.9
Female 219 12 4.9 2.2-10.5 25 13.4 8.6-20.3 67 33.0 25.5-41.5 52 20.5 15.2-27.1 63 28.1 21.7-35.7
RACE
White 316 14 4.3 2.1- 8.4 31 10.5 7.0-15.3 99 32.3 26.3-39.1 73 18.9 14.6-24.0 99 34.0 27.9-40.7
Other 25 0 0.0 . - . 3 9.8 2.6-30.7 9 34.0 13.6-62.7 6 33.3 12.2-64.1 7 23.0 9.2-46.6
AGE
18-44 98 3 4.3 1.3-12.9 13 12.0 6.8-20.3 22 27.0 17.7-38.9 19 17.8 10.6-28.2 41 39.0 28.9-50.1
45+ 244 11 3.5 1.8- 6.5 21 8.7 5.4-13.9 86 37.3 30.8-44.2 62 24.1 18.8-30.3 64 26.5 20.8-33.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 9 9.0 3.7-20.2 11 13.7 7.2-24.6 36 30.2 20.2-42.4 14 14.9 7.0-29.1 31 32.3 22.0-44.6
Some College + 239 5 1.7 0.6- 4.6 22 8.9 5.5-14.1 70 31.5 24.7-39.2 67 24.2 18.7-30.7 75 33.7 26.8-41.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 7 3.7 1.4- 9.4 14 8.3 4.5-14.7 53 30.3 22.0-40.1 32 17.5 11.5-25.7 50 40.2 30.9-50.2
$50,000+ 148 4 2.6 0.9- 7.5 13 9.8 5.4-17.2 44 34.7 26.1-44.5 39 24.3 17.5-32.6 48 28.6 21.4-37.1

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported doing moderate 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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