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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

Physical Activity

On days when you do vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, how much total time per day
do you spend doing these activities?*

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  Total
Respond.^
10-20 minutes 21-30 minutes 31-60 minutes 1-2 hours More than 2 hours
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,280 833 14.6 13.1-16.3 1,326 24.4 22.4-26.6 1,872 36.4 34.0-38.8 746 14.5 12.8-16.4 503 10.1 8.6-11.8
-Durham County 196 28 10.8 7.0-16.3 42 20.3 14.1-28.4 92 53.0 43.6-62.3 26 12.0 7.8-17.9 8 3.9 1.6- 9.3
GENDER
Male 97 13 9.3 4.9-17.0 21 18.8 11.0-30.2 41 53.0 39.8-65.7 18 14.4 8.5-23.2 4 4.6 1.4-13.8
Female 99 15 13.3 7.6-22.3 21 22.8 14.0-34.8 51 53.1 40.7-65.1 8 8.0 3.7-16.5 4 2.8 1.0- 8.0
RACE
White 126 14 10.5 5.8-18.2 30 23.5 15.7-33.8 59 46.8 36.0-57.9 20 17.3 10.8-26.6 3 1.8 0.6- 5.7
Other 69 14 11.2 5.8-20.3 12 17.3 8.8-31.0 33 59.6 44.5-73.1 5 5.9 2.3-14.4 5 6.0 2.0-17.0
AGE
18-44 81 11 8.7 4.5-16.2 15 18.5 10.5-30.6 44 61.4 48.2-73.2 8 7.1 3.3-14.6 3 4.2 1.2-13.5
45+ 111 15 13.6 7.6-23.1 26 23.1 15.4-33.2 48 39.6 29.9-50.2 17 20.1 12.4-30.9 5 3.6 1.4- 8.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 34 4 5.7 1.9-16.1 5 8.9 2.7-26.0 20 77.9 59.5-89.5 2 3.0 0.7-11.9 3 4.4 0.9-18.5
Some College + 162 24 12.8 8.1-19.7 37 24.7 17.2-34.2 72 43.4 34.2-53.0 24 15.4 10.1-23.0 5 3.7 1.2-10.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 62 11 10.2 5.1-19.4 17 22.2 12.0-37.2 27 58.7 41.6-73.9 4 4.7 1.5-14.0 3 4.2 1.0-15.3
$50,000+ 112 13 9.9 5.2-17.8 21 19.7 11.8-31.0 55 49.5 38.2-60.9 18 16.3 10.0-25.6 5 4.7 1.4-14.1

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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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