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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 350 242 72.0 65.8-77.4 108 28.0 22.6-34.2
GENDER
Male 133 104 80.0 70.9-86.8 29 20.0 13.2-29.1
Female 217 138 64.9 56.5-72.6 79 35.1 27.4-43.5
RACE
White 297 212 75.0 68.4-80.5 85 25.0 19.5-31.6
Other 53 30 59.3 42.4-74.3 23 40.7 25.7-57.6
AGE
18-44 95 72 77.6 66.8-85.7 23 22.4 14.3-33.2
45+ 251 166 66.7 59.4-73.3 85 33.3 26.7-40.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 116 59.0 49.8-67.6 77 41.0 32.4-50.2
Some College + 155 126 84.5 76.7-90.1 29 15.5 9.9-23.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 121 63.1 53.9-71.5 74 36.9 28.5-46.1
$50,000+ 86 72 85.4 75.5-91.7 14 14.6 8.3-24.5

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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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