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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Physical Activity

Vigorous Physical Activity*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,528 2,735 25.9 24.4-27.4 9,793 74.1 72.6-75.6
-Guilford County 403 89 32.8 24.5-42.3 314 67.2 57.7-75.5
GENDER
Male 160 43 40.4 27.3-55.0 117 59.6 45.0-72.7
Female 243 46 23.4 17.5-30.6 197 76.6 69.4-82.5
RACE
White 287 64 30.7 24.3-37.8 223 69.3 62.2-75.7
Other 110 22 32.2 16.6-53.2 88 67.8 46.8-83.4
AGE
18-44 91 31 43.7 27.8-60.9 60 56.3 39.1-72.2
45+ 308 57 24.5 19.0-30.9 251 75.5 69.1-81.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 143 17 29.3 13.1-53.2 126 70.7 46.8-86.9
Some College + 260 72 35.0 28.0-42.7 188 65.0 57.3-72.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 28 22.2 13.7-33.9 168 77.8 66.1-86.3
$50,000+ 158 49 35.5 26.9-45.2 109 64.5 54.8-73.1

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*Data in this table were derived from the physical activity questions.
Yes = Respondents who report doing vigorous physical activity for 20 or more minutes per day, three or more days per week.
No = Respondents who report no vigorous physical ac tivity or less than 20 minutes per day, or less than three days per week.

^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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