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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Physical Activity - Transportation

In the past week, how much time did you walk or bicycle for transportation, such as to and from
work or shopping, or walk to the bus stop?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 30 min. 30 min. to 1 hour 1 to 2 hours 2 hours or more No time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,659 405 4.0 3.4- 4.7 376 3.8 3.1- 4.6 340 3.4 2.8- 4.2 503 5.4 4.6- 6.3 10,035 83.5 82.1-84.8
-Forsyth County 343 9 3.4 1.3- 9.0 12 5.1 2.1-11.8 10 3.5 1.7- 7.1 10 2.3 1.2- 4.5 302 85.7 78.7-90.6
GENDER
Male 126 5 2.8 1.1- 7.0 6 8.7 3.0-22.9 4 4.0 1.3-11.9 3 1.6 0.5- 5.1 108 82.9 70.7-90.7
Female 217 4 4.0 0.9-16.2 6 2.0 0.8- 4.8 6 3.1 1.3- 7.2 7 2.9 1.3- 6.6 194 88.0 79.5-93.3
RACE
White 261 5 1.8 0.7- 4.3 8 4.4 1.3-13.5 8 3.5 1.6- 7.2 6 2.1 0.9- 4.8 234 88.3 81.0-93.0
Other 78 3 6.4 1.4-24.7 4 6.6 1.8-21.8 2 3.6 0.8-15.8 4 2.8 0.9- 8.4 65 80.6 64.5-90.5
AGE
18-44 86 4 5.2 1.3-18.2 3 7.1 1.9-22.8 6 5.7 2.3-13.6 0 0.0 . - . 73 82.0 67.8-90.8
45+ 254 4 1.6 0.5- 4.8 9 3.4 1.6- 7.0 4 1.6 0.6- 4.2 10 4.4 2.3- 8.4 227 89.0 83.9-92.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 101 1 5.4 0.8-29.4 4 7.1 1.9-23.7 3 4.5 1.1-16.8 5 3.3 1.1- 9.1 88 79.7 62.7-90.2
Some College + 242 8 2.6 1.2- 5.4 8 4.2 1.3-12.8 7 3.1 1.4- 6.6 5 1.9 0.8- 4.6 214 88.3 81.2-92.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 127 5 7.4 2.1-23.2 3 1.4 0.4- 4.5 6 6.5 2.5-16.2 6 3.7 1.5- 9.0 107 81.0 67.9-89.5
$50,000+ 163 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 5 4.9 1.3-17.2 4 2.4 0.8- 6.7 4 2.0 0.7- 5.4 148 89.9 80.4-95.1

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*Those who reported walking/biking just for excerise were excluded from this table.
(See results for NC BRFSS 2000)

^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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