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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 146 27 19.9 12.0-31.2 29 26.6 17.0-38.9 58 34.2 25.4-44.3 21 12.9 8.0-20.4 11 6.4 3.1-12.6
GENDER
Male 67 7 13.1 4.1-34.5 14 28.0 15.4-45.4 26 35.6 23.0-50.7 14 16.3 8.8-28.1 6 7.0 3.0-15.6
Female 79 20 28.7 17.8-42.9 15 24.7 12.2-43.6 32 32.3 21.6-45.3 7 8.7 3.8-18.7 5 5.5 1.5-18.1
RACE
White 116 19 14.0 8.4-22.4 22 27.7 16.5-42.5 48 35.0 25.5-45.9 17 14.9 8.7-24.3 10 8.5 4.0-17.1
Other 30 8 33.8 14.6-60.5 7 24.0 9.7-48.1 10 32.4 15.6-55.3 4 8.4 2.7-23.6 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4
AGE
18-44 50 11 23.9 11.4-43.2 15 35.7 20.1-54.9 16 25.5 14.5-41.0 6 11.7 5.0-24.9 2 3.3 0.8-12.5
45+ 94 16 15.7 9.2-25.6 14 16.2 9.4-26.4 40 42.9 31.9-54.7 15 14.9 8.9-23.7 9 10.2 4.6-21.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 26 6 36.3 12.0-70.5 3 11.0 3.1-32.0 11 21.4 8.8-43.4 4 20.7 6.6-49.0 2 10.6 2.1-40.0
Some College + 120 21 16.3 10.0-25.5 26 30.0 19.1-43.8 47 37.0 27.1-48.2 17 11.2 6.6-18.3 9 5.4 2.5-11.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 36 9 43.7 21.4-68.8 4 7.7 2.5-21.7 17 31.6 16.4-52.1 4 10.0 3.0-28.3 2 7.0 1.2-32.7
$50,000+ 93 13 11.0 6.0-19.3 22 31.3 19.8-45.8 37 39.2 28.0-51.8 15 13.4 7.8-22.2 6 5.0 2.1-11.7

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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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