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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Physical Activity

Leisure Time Physical Activity *

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 13,266 9,476 73.6 72.2-74.9 3,790 26.4 25.1-27.8
-Durham County 417 323 73.7 65.3-80.7 94 26.3 19.3-34.7
GENDER
Male 165 135 79.8 69.5-87.2 30 20.2 12.8-30.5
Female 252 188 68.3 55.6-78.7 64 31.7 21.3-44.4
RACE
White 259 207 80.2 72.1-86.4 52 19.8 13.6-27.9
Other 154 114 72.6 61.4-81.5 40 27.4 18.5-38.6
AGE
18-44 139 117 72.3 58.3-83.0 22 27.7 17.0-41.7
45+ 272 201 75.3 68.4-81.1 71 24.7 18.9-31.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 66 52.2 36.5-67.4 43 47.8 32.6-63.5
Some College + 307 257 85.7 78.8-90.6 50 14.3 9.4-21.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 109 58.1 44.2-70.8 56 41.9 29.2-55.8
$50,000+ 198 176 92.0 87.5-94.9 22 8.0 5.1-12.5

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*Data in this table were derived from the exercise question.
Yes = Respondents who report any level of physical activity or exercise.
No = Respondents reporting no physical activity or exercise.

^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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