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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Physical Activity

When you are at work, which of the following best describes what you do?*
Would you say:

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  Total
Respond.^
Mostly sitting/standing Mostly walking Mostly heavy labor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,061 3,976 62.3 60.2-64.4 1,378 23.9 22.0-25.8 707 13.8 12.3-15.5
-Forsyth County 191 138 65.5 55.5-74.3 38 22.7 15.4-32.3 15 11.8 6.4-20.8
GENDER
Male 86 63 68.1 52.7-80.4 13 18.1 8.6-34.0 10 13.8 6.2-28.0
Female 105 75 62.5 49.3-74.1 25 27.9 18.0-40.6 5 9.6 3.6-23.0
RACE
White 143 103 67.8 57.0-77.0 28 19.5 13.0-28.3 12 12.7 6.2-24.2
Other 46 34 61.9 41.4-78.8 9 27.8 12.8-50.1 3 10.4 3.1-29.3
AGE
18-44 69 47 59.2 43.6-73.2 13 23.5 12.5-39.8 9 17.3 8.2-32.7
45+ 119 88 72.2 62.1-80.4 25 22.4 15.0-32.1 6 5.5 2.3-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 41 25 47.8 28.5-67.8 12 45.0 25.0-66.7 4 7.2 2.3-20.2
Some College + 150 113 71.0 60.4-79.7 26 15.8 10.4-23.4 11 13.2 6.6-24.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 57 37 45.8 29.3-63.3 14 41.8 24.1-61.8 6 12.4 4.9-28.0
$50,000+ 122 92 73.0 61.4-82.2 24 16.8 10.8-25.2 6 10.1 3.8-24.1

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported being employed or self-employed.

^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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