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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Physical Activity

Moderate Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,228 5,393 46.4 44.8-48.0 6,835 53.6 52.0-55.2
-Forsyth County 354 147 42.1 35.3-49.2 207 57.9 50.8-64.7
GENDER
Male 133 58 41.3 31.2-52.2 75 58.7 47.8-68.8
Female 221 89 42.8 34.1-52.0 132 57.2 48.0-65.9
RACE
White 271 120 46.6 38.9-54.4 151 53.4 45.6-61.1
Other 79 26 33.3 21.5-47.7 53 66.7 52.3-78.5
AGE
18-44 90 39 42.1 30.0-55.1 51 57.9 44.9-70.0
45+ 261 106 41.6 34.9-48.5 155 58.4 51.5-65.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 100 32 33.1 21.2-47.8 68 66.9 52.2-78.8
Some College + 254 115 45.6 37.8-53.7 139 54.4 46.3-62.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 128 32 27.1 17.4-39.5 96 72.9 60.5-82.6
$50,000+ 173 94 52.9 43.7-62.0 79 47.1 38.0-56.3

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*Data in this table were derived from the physical activity questions.
Yes = Respondents who report doing moderate physical activity for 30 or more minutes per day, five or more days per week or
respondents who report doing vigorous physical acti vity for 20 or more minutes per day, three or more days per week.
No= Respondents who report no moderate physical activity or less than 30 minutes per day, or less than five days per week
and no vigorous physical activity or less than 20 minutes p er 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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