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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time?*

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  Total
Respond.^
1 day 2 days 3-4 days 5-6 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,411 1,149 19.5 17.8-21.4 1,238 24.4 22.3-26.7 1,867 34.2 31.9-36.6 752 14.4 12.7-16.2 405 7.4 6.3- 8.8
-Durham County 198 33 17.3 11.0-26.2 52 27.7 19.9-37.1 76 36.5 27.9-46.0 26 10.3 6.6-15.8 11 8.2 3.7-17.4
GENDER
Male 98 16 18.8 10.0-32.5 25 29.1 18.3-42.8 35 33.4 22.0-47.1 14 10.3 5.7-18.0 8 8.4 3.2-20.3
Female 100 17 14.8 8.7-24.2 27 25.4 16.5-37.1 41 41.5 30.1-53.9 12 10.4 5.4-19.1 3 7.9 1.8-28.8
RACE
White 128 19 14.1 8.4-22.6 35 27.6 19.2-37.9 49 37.6 27.7-48.5 19 13.7 8.3-21.7 6 7.2 2.0-22.3
Other 69 14 20.7 10.4-37.0 17 28.0 15.9-44.4 26 34.9 21.7-51.0 7 7.1 3.0-15.7 5 9.3 3.2-24.4
AGE
18-44 82 14 16.7 8.5-30.3 20 26.9 16.4-40.8 34 39.1 26.8-52.9 11 8.4 4.3-15.8 3 8.9 2.9-24.4
45+ 112 18 17.8 10.7-28.2 31 29.5 20.6-40.4 41 32.0 23.4-42.0 14 13.5 7.6-22.8 8 7.2 3.4-14.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 35 10 30.1 13.2-54.9 8 21.2 7.7-46.5 10 32.2 13.9-58.2 3 6.2 1.8-19.2 4 10.4 2.5-34.8
Some College + 163 23 12.3 7.8-19.0 44 30.2 21.9-40.0 66 38.1 29.7-47.4 23 12.0 7.5-18.5 7 7.4 2.7-18.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 62 11 26.4 12.7-46.9 18 29.1 15.4-48.0 25 31.8 18.2-49.4 6 6.1 2.3-15.1 2 6.7 1.2-29.9
$50,000+ 112 17 12.8 7.4-21.2 28 26.9 17.6-38.8 45 37.9 27.9-49.1 17 13.0 7.6-21.4 5 9.4 3.2-24.3

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported doing vigorous activities at least 10 minutes at a time.

^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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