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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 334 132 40.6 33.7-47.9 202 59.4 52.1-66.3
GENDER
Male 125 57 41.9 30.6-54.1 68 58.1 45.9-69.4
Female 209 75 39.5 31.4-48.1 134 60.5 51.9-68.6
RACE
White 303 123 44.0 37.1-51.1 180 56.0 48.9-62.9
Other 27 8 24.9 10.4-48.7 19 75.1 51.3-89.6
AGE
18-44 74 28 38.1 25.5-52.6 46 61.9 47.4-74.5
45+ 257 102 42.0 35.3-49.1 155 58.0 50.9-64.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 56 34.3 24.4-45.7 103 65.7 54.3-75.6
Some College + 175 76 46.6 38.1-55.4 99 53.4 44.6-61.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 179 67 36.9 27.0-47.9 112 63.1 52.1-73.0
$50,000+ 115 52 48.8 38.5-59.2 63 51.2 40.8-61.5

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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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