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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Physical Activity

Vigorous Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,528 2,735 25.9 24.4-27.4 9,793 74.1 72.6-75.6
-Catawba County 344 72 23.0 17.5-29.6 272 77.0 70.4-82.5
GENDER
Male 128 36 26.0 17.4-37.0 92 74.0 63.0-82.6
Female 216 36 20.4 13.8-29.1 180 79.6 70.9-86.2
RACE
White 313 68 25.9 19.9-33.1 245 74.1 66.9-80.1
Other 27 3 8.2 2.4-24.6 24 91.8 75.4-97.6
AGE
18-44 76 18 26.9 16.3-41.0 58 73.1 59.0-83.7
45+ 265 53 19.9 15.1-25.7 212 80.1 74.3-84.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 164 27 18.4 11.0-29.2 137 81.6 70.8-89.0
Some College + 180 45 27.3 20.1-35.9 135 72.7 64.1-79.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 29 16.9 10.1-26.9 154 83.1 73.1-89.9
$50,000+ 119 36 32.6 23.4-43.3 83 67.4 56.7-76.6

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*Data in this table were derived from the physical activity questions.
Yes = Respondents who report doing vigorous physical activity for 20 or more minutes per day, three or more days per week.
No = Respondents who report no vigorous physical ac tivity or less than 20 minutes per 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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