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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 363 155 53.2 46.5-59.8 208 46.8 40.2-53.5
GENDER
Male 122 66 69.8 59.9-78.2 56 30.2 21.8-40.1
Female 241 89 40.9 32.8-49.6 152 59.1 50.4-67.2
RACE
White 212 95 55.5 46.5-64.2 117 44.5 35.8-53.5
Other 147 58 50.0 40.1-59.9 89 50.0 40.1-59.9
AGE
18-44 123 75 67.7 57.8-76.2 48 32.3 23.8-42.2
45+ 237 79 36.9 29.9-44.5 158 63.1 55.5-70.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 138 47 46.2 34.5-58.4 91 53.8 41.6-65.5
Some College + 225 108 57.3 49.3-65.0 117 42.7 35.0-50.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 68 48.7 38.7-58.8 118 51.3 41.2-61.3
$50,000+ 131 71 60.9 50.9-70.1 60 39.1 29.9-49.1

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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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