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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 406 103 25.8 20.2-32.4 303 74.2 67.6-79.8
GENDER
Male 161 52 31.8 22.9-42.2 109 68.2 57.8-77.1
Female 245 51 20.4 14.2-28.4 194 79.6 71.6-85.8
RACE
White 252 71 30.2 23.3-38.3 181 69.8 61.7-76.7
Other 150 31 23.3 15.2-34.0 119 76.7 66.0-84.8
AGE
18-44 135 47 30.7 21.7-41.6 88 69.3 58.4-78.3
45+ 265 54 18.9 14.2-24.7 211 81.1 75.3-85.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 14 17.9 8.8-33.0 90 82.1 67.0-91.2
Some College + 301 89 30.3 24.2-37.3 212 69.7 62.7-75.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 161 29 16.8 9.9-27.1 132 83.2 72.9-90.1
$50,000+ 196 63 33.6 26.0-42.3 133 66.4 57.7-74.0

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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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