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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 383 290 79.6 74.4-83.9 93 20.4 16.1-25.6
GENDER
Male 143 119 84.5 76.3-90.2 24 15.5 9.8-23.7
Female 240 171 75.3 68.2-81.3 69 24.7 18.7-31.8
RACE
White 292 233 81.7 75.9-86.4 59 18.3 13.6-24.1
Other 87 56 76.1 65.1-84.5 31 23.9 15.5-34.9
AGE
18-44 98 80 85.1 76.1-91.2 18 14.9 8.8-23.9
45+ 282 207 74.4 68.2-79.8 75 25.6 20.2-31.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 70 69.4 57.6-79.2 43 30.6 20.8-42.4
Some College + 270 220 83.9 78.3-88.3 50 16.1 11.7-21.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 86 68.9 58.7-77.5 54 31.1 22.5-41.3
$50,000+ 183 161 88.6 82.4-92.8 22 11.4 7.2-17.6

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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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