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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Physical Activity

Now, thinking about the moderate physical activities you do when you are not working in a usual week,
do you do moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time such as
brisk walking, bicycling,vacuuming, gardening, or anything else that cause s small increases in breathing or heart rate?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,752 10,603 84.8 83.6-85.9 2,149 15.2 14.1-16.4
-Guilford County 408 342 88.1 83.7-91.4 66 11.9 8.6-16.3
GENDER
Male 163 143 90.7 83.7-94.9 20 9.3 5.1-16.3
Female 245 199 84.8 79.1-89.2 46 15.2 10.8-20.9
RACE
White 291 255 92.5 89.4-94.8 36 7.5 5.2-10.6
Other 111 82 81.6 70.8-89.0 29 18.4 11.0-29.2
AGE
18-44 93 85 91.9 82.4-96.5 8 8.1 3.5-17.6
45+ 310 253 85.3 80.5-89.0 57 14.7 11.0-19.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 145 115 86.8 78.4-92.3 30 13.2 7.7-21.6
Some College + 263 227 88.9 83.3-92.8 36 11.1 7.2-16.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 198 153 83.1 76.2-88.3 45 16.9 11.7-23.8
$50,000+ 160 149 92.3 83.7-96.5 11 7.7 3.5-16.3

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*If a respondent reported less than 10 mins activity/week for the next phy. activity quest., that respondent was counted in NO category

^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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