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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Physical Activity

Moderate Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,228 5,393 46.4 44.8-48.0 6,835 53.6 52.0-55.2
-Cabarrus County 318 139 45.2 37.3-53.3 179 54.8 46.7-62.7
GENDER
Male 119 53 48.3 35.5-61.4 66 51.7 38.6-64.5
Female 199 86 41.9 33.3-51.0 113 58.1 49.0-66.7
RACE
White 260 119 52.3 43.7-60.9 141 47.7 39.1-56.3
Other 52 17 23.8 13.2-39.1 35 76.2 60.9-86.8
AGE
18-44 104 50 46.6 34.4-59.4 54 53.4 40.6-65.6
45+ 213 88 43.0 35.3-51.0 125 57.0 49.0-64.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 38 34.9 23.1-48.9 94 65.1 51.1-76.9
Some College + 185 100 52.7 42.5-62.6 85 47.3 37.4-57.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 153 58 38.9 29.5-49.3 95 61.1 50.7-70.5
$50,000+ 116 64 57.0 44.3-68.8 52 43.0 31.2-55.7

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*Data in this table were derived from the physical activity questions.
Yes = Respondents who report doing moderate physical activity for 30 or more minutes per day, five or more days per week or
respondents who report doing vigorous physical acti vity for 20 or more minutes per day, three or more days per week.
No= Respondents who report no moderate physical activity or less than 30 minutes per day, or less than five days per week
and no vigorous physical activity or less than 20 minutes p er day, or less than three days per week.

^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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