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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Physical Activity

On days when you do moderate 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 10,106 2,228 21.0 19.7-22.4 3,127 31.2 29.5-32.9 2,917 28.0 26.5-29.6 1,024 11.0 9.9-12.2 810 8.8 7.7-10.0
-Buncombe County 334 82 24.9 19.5-31.3 98 28.0 22.6-34.1 98 29.4 23.7-35.9 29 9.5 6.1-14.5 27 8.1 5.1-12.7
GENDER
Male 122 26 24.8 16.3-35.7 27 20.9 13.7-30.6 43 33.4 24.1-44.2 13 9.7 5.2-17.6 13 11.1 5.8-20.2
Female 212 56 25.1 18.7-32.8 71 34.0 26.7-42.0 55 26.1 19.4-34.1 16 9.3 4.9-16.8 14 5.6 3.1-10.1
RACE
White 307 74 24.7 19.3-31.1 93 29.5 23.8-36.0 91 28.7 23.0-35.2 26 9.5 5.9-15.0 23 7.5 4.5-12.3
Other 25 8 29.8 10.6-60.3 4 13.3 4.1-35.4 6 31.5 11.1-62.7 3 10.3 2.9-30.2 4 15.1 4.9-38.0
AGE
18-44 97 28 28.9 19.7-40.2 30 26.3 18.0-36.6 22 25.0 16.1-36.6 10 11.3 5.7-21.1 7 8.6 3.9-17.9
45+ 236 53 20.9 15.9-27.0 68 29.8 23.6-36.8 76 33.9 27.6-40.9 19 7.7 4.8-12.2 20 7.6 4.8-11.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 96 24 27.6 17.1-41.5 24 23.8 14.9-35.7 25 27.4 17.1-40.9 7 8.6 3.5-19.6 16 12.6 7.2-21.1
Some College + 236 58 24.3 18.4-31.5 74 30.5 24.1-37.9 71 28.7 22.4-35.9 22 10.1 6.0-16.5 11 6.3 3.0-12.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 151 37 22.7 15.1-32.6 40 26.2 18.7-35.5 46 29.6 21.4-39.4 17 12.7 6.9-22.2 11 8.7 4.1-17.8
$50,000+ 147 33 22.2 15.6-30.5 45 30.8 23.0-40.0 45 31.1 23.0-40.5 11 7.6 3.9-14.2 13 8.3 4.6-14.7

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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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