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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 180 24 12.7 7.7-20.1 56 30.7 23.0-39.7 65 37.6 29.1-46.9 22 13.6 8.1-22.0 13 5.4 2.9-10.0
GENDER
Male 84 12 15.0 7.8-26.9 21 22.4 13.3-35.1 33 40.7 28.7-54.0 11 15.7 7.8-29.0 7 6.3 2.7-13.8
Female 96 12 9.2 4.9-16.7 35 43.4 32.0-55.5 32 32.8 22.8-44.7 11 10.5 5.5-19.0 6 4.2 1.7- 9.7
RACE
White 165 22 13.1 7.9-21.0 52 30.2 22.5-39.2 60 38.6 30.0-47.9 19 12.1 7.3-19.6 12 6.0 3.1-11.3
Other 14 1 1.3 0.2- 9.4 4 37.5 12.2-72.2 5 34.3 10.3-70.5 3 25.0 5.3-66.7 1 1.9 0.2-13.4
AGE
18-44 67 11 15.7 8.3-27.7 21 28.6 18.0-42.2 24 37.9 25.7-51.8 9 14.8 7.1-28.4 2 3.0 0.7-11.6
45+ 112 13 8.0 4.5-13.8 34 33.9 24.9-44.1 41 37.2 28.1-47.4 13 11.7 6.7-19.8 11 9.2 4.9-16.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 38 5 13.7 4.8-33.3 7 17.7 6.2-41.3 15 53.3 33.4-72.3 6 7.4 2.9-17.5 5 7.9 3.0-19.1
Some College + 142 19 12.4 7.0-20.8 49 35.2 26.3-45.2 50 32.2 23.8-41.9 16 15.7 8.8-26.4 8 4.6 2.0-10.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 12 14.6 7.1-27.7 18 27.3 15.9-42.7 26 41.5 28.0-56.4 11 12.8 6.4-24.1 6 3.8 1.6- 8.8
$50,000+ 94 11 10.5 5.3-19.8 34 35.1 24.7-47.1 33 30.4 21.2-41.5 9 15.9 7.2-31.4 7 8.1 3.6-17.4

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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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