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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 360 13 3.9 2.0- 7.6 11 3.4 1.8- 6.4 9 2.9 1.4- 5.9 13 5.4 2.9- 9.8 314 84.5 79.0-88.7
GENDER
Male 127 6 6.3 2.5-14.7 8 5.4 2.5-11.1 2 1.8 0.4- 7.3 8 9.7 4.7-19.1 103 76.8 66.4-84.7
Female 233 7 2.0 0.9- 4.3 3 1.8 0.5- 6.3 7 3.7 1.6- 8.4 5 1.9 0.8- 4.7 211 90.6 85.2-94.1
RACE
White 331 10 3.5 1.6- 7.6 11 3.7 2.0- 7.1 8 2.7 1.2- 5.7 12 5.2 2.7- 9.6 290 85.0 79.2-89.3
Other 26 2 5.9 1.3-23.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 5.6 0.8-31.6 0 0.0 . - . 23 88.4 66.3-96.7
AGE
18-44 93 5 5.2 1.9-13.5 3 2.7 0.8- 8.7 4 4.0 1.4-10.5 6 8.2 3.6-17.5 75 80.0 69.3-87.5
45+ 266 8 2.7 1.3- 5.7 8 4.0 1.9- 8.2 5 2.0 0.8- 4.8 7 2.9 1.4- 6.1 238 88.4 83.3-92.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 3 2.5 0.8- 8.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.7 0.6-10.6 2 3.0 0.6-12.6 96 91.8 82.7-96.4
Some College + 254 10 4.5 2.0- 9.8 11 4.9 2.5- 9.1 7 3.1 1.3- 6.9 11 6.5 3.3-12.4 215 81.0 73.9-86.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 172 7 5.4 2.2-12.8 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 3 3.3 1.1-10.0 5 4.7 1.8-12.0 156 86.1 77.2-91.9
$50,000+ 148 2 1.8 0.4- 9.0 10 7.6 3.9-14.4 5 2.7 1.1- 6.7 7 5.4 2.4-11.7 124 82.4 74.1-88.5

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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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