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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 394 76 26.3 20.4-33.3 318 73.7 66.7-79.6
GENDER
Male 158 42 36.1 26.7-46.7 116 63.9 53.3-73.3
Female 236 34 17.4 11.0-26.3 202 82.6 73.7-89.0
RACE
White 356 69 26.3 20.1-33.5 287 73.7 66.5-79.9
Other 35 6 20.8 7.9-44.5 29 79.2 55.5-92.1
AGE
18-44 84 27 40.1 28.0-53.5 57 59.9 46.5-72.0
45+ 307 48 16.5 12.2-22.1 259 83.5 77.9-87.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 31 22.0 14.5-32.1 192 78.0 67.9-85.5
Some College + 171 45 31.8 23.0-42.0 126 68.2 58.0-77.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 232 38 27.1 18.7-37.6 194 72.9 62.4-81.3
$50,000+ 110 33 28.2 19.9-38.4 77 71.8 61.6-80.1

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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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