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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 day 2 days 3-4 days 5-6 days Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,523 514 5.8 4.9- 6.8 1,095 10.9 9.9-12.0 3,466 32.6 31.1-34.2 2,281 21.0 19.6-22.5 3,167 29.7 28.1-31.3
-Gaston County 270 10 4.4 2.2- 8.8 30 9.8 6.2-15.0 79 30.6 23.9-38.3 58 23.1 16.4-31.5 93 32.1 25.5-39.6
GENDER
Male 106 5 4.3 1.6-10.9 9 6.7 2.8-15.2 32 33.7 22.8-46.6 22 26.0 15.6-40.1 38 29.3 19.9-41.0
Female 164 5 4.6 1.7-12.0 21 12.5 7.5-20.2 47 27.9 20.2-37.1 36 20.5 12.9-30.9 55 34.6 25.9-44.4
RACE
White 233 8 4.3 1.9- 9.5 26 9.9 6.1-15.8 61 28.6 21.5-37.0 53 23.7 16.8-32.3 85 33.5 26.3-41.5
Other 37 2 4.9 1.2-18.5 4 9.2 2.9-25.3 18 39.8 22.1-60.7 5 20.3 5.7-51.5 8 25.8 11.6-47.9
AGE
18-44 79 3 4.5 1.4-13.7 10 11.8 5.9-22.2 24 30.2 19.6-43.4 16 22.4 12.5-36.9 26 31.1 20.5-44.2
45+ 187 7 4.4 2.0- 9.6 17 6.9 4.1-11.4 55 31.4 23.7-40.4 42 24.0 16.0-34.3 66 33.2 25.8-41.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 139 6 5.2 2.1-12.4 16 10.3 5.4-18.6 40 29.8 20.6-41.1 26 21.1 12.2-34.0 51 33.5 24.6-43.9
Some College + 131 4 3.8 1.2-10.9 14 9.4 5.0-17.0 39 31.2 22.0-42.2 32 24.6 15.6-36.5 42 31.0 21.8-41.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 144 4 2.4 0.8- 7.3 18 11.8 6.6-20.1 40 28.2 19.4-39.2 27 20.4 11.6-33.3 55 37.2 27.1-48.5
$50,000+ 78 5 7.0 2.8-16.3 2 2.3 0.5- 9.2 25 29.8 19.7-42.3 23 31.5 19.6-46.6 23 29.4 19.0-42.6

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported doing moderate 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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