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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Physical Activity

On days when you do moderate 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 10,106 2,228 21.0 19.7-22.4 3,127 31.2 29.5-32.9 2,917 28.0 26.5-29.6 1,024 11.0 9.9-12.2 810 8.8 7.7-10.0
-Gaston County 258 48 16.5 11.2-23.7 88 34.1 26.7-42.3 76 30.5 23.6-38.4 26 11.6 7.3-18.0 20 7.2 4.4-11.6
GENDER
Male 104 17 9.8 5.7-16.4 29 32.6 21.1-46.6 33 34.5 23.4-47.5 14 15.3 8.2-26.6 11 7.9 4.0-15.0
Female 154 31 22.7 14.1-34.4 59 35.4 26.7-45.3 43 26.9 19.2-36.3 12 8.4 4.2-15.9 9 6.7 3.3-13.1
RACE
White 223 44 18.6 12.4-27.0 74 31.2 24.0-39.5 66 31.0 23.6-39.5 20 10.5 6.1-17.6 19 8.6 5.2-13.8
Other 35 4 6.6 2.3-17.6 14 47.5 26.4-69.6 10 28.2 13.2-50.3 6 16.8 6.7-36.4 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4
AGE
18-44 78 13 11.7 5.9-21.9 25 36.1 24.2-50.1 22 31.1 20.1-44.7 12 14.6 7.5-26.5 6 6.5 2.8-14.1
45+ 177 34 21.2 13.3-32.0 62 32.0 24.4-40.7 53 29.9 22.4-38.6 14 8.8 5.1-14.8 14 8.1 4.5-14.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 132 32 22.2 13.4-34.3 45 28.1 19.7-38.3 29 24.5 16.3-35.2 17 17.6 9.9-29.2 9 7.7 3.7-15.4
Some College + 126 16 12.0 6.5-21.1 43 38.9 28.1-50.9 47 35.3 25.3-46.9 9 6.9 3.2-14.0 11 6.9 3.6-12.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 138 33 21.0 13.6-30.9 43 28.1 18.3-40.5 38 32.3 22.1-44.6 12 9.5 4.9-17.6 12 9.1 4.8-16.5
$50,000+ 77 9 15.2 5.9-33.7 27 36.2 24.6-49.5 27 31.6 21.1-44.4 9 11.0 5.5-20.8 5 6.0 2.2-15.1

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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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