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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Physical Activity

Now, thinking about the vigorous physical activities you do when you are not working in a usual week,
do you do vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, such as running, aerobics, heavy yard work,
or anything else that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,712 5,464 49.8 48.2-51.3 7,248 50.2 48.7-51.8
-Cabarrus County 331 145 51.7 43.9-59.5 186 48.3 40.5-56.1
GENDER
Male 122 66 63.8 51.3-74.6 56 36.2 25.4-48.7
Female 209 79 39.7 31.5-48.5 130 60.3 51.5-68.5
RACE
White 272 120 52.2 43.7-60.5 152 47.8 39.5-56.3
Other 53 23 50.4 32.2-68.5 30 49.6 31.5-67.8
AGE
18-44 106 63 62.6 49.8-73.8 43 37.4 26.2-50.2
45+ 223 81 37.6 30.4-45.5 142 62.4 54.5-69.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 45 41.0 28.9-54.3 95 59.0 45.7-71.1
Some College + 190 100 60.3 50.7-69.2 90 39.7 30.8-49.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 159 60 41.3 31.6-51.7 99 58.7 48.3-68.4
$50,000+ 116 68 69.1 58.6-78.0 48 30.9 22.0-41.4

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*If a respondent reported less than 10 mins activity/week for the next phy. activity quest., that respondent was counted in NO category

^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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