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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity - Transportation-AFRICAN AMERICANS

In the past week, how much time did you walk or bicycle for transportation, such as to and from
work or shopping, or walk to the bus stop?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than 30 min. 30 min. to 1 hour 1 to 2 hours 2 hours or more No time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,659 405 4.0 3.4- 4.7 376 3.8 3.1- 4.6 340 3.4 2.8- 4.2 503 5.4 4.6- 6.3 10,035 83.5 82.1-84.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,580 63 3.8 2.7- 5.5 61 4.5 3.0- 6.8 50 3.2 1.8- 5.7 79 5.8 3.8- 8.7 1,327 82.6 78.8-85.8
GENDER
Male 513 29 5.5 3.3- 9.2 18 5.9 3.1-11.0 16 3.0 1.5- 5.7 26 5.7 2.6-12.2 424 79.9 73.1-85.3
Female 1,067 34 2.5 1.6- 3.9 43 3.5 2.3- 5.4 34 3.4 1.5- 7.9 53 5.8 3.8- 8.8 903 84.7 80.3-88.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 14 2 31.7 5.8-77.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.9 0.1- 6.8 1 5.3 0.7-31.8 10 62.1 21.7-90.7
Non-Hispanic 1,566 61 3.5 2.5- 4.9 61 4.6 3.0- 6.9 49 3.3 1.8- 5.8 78 5.8 3.8- 8.7 1,317 82.9 79.1-86.1
AGE
18-24 73 4 2.1 0.7- 6.1 2 4.3 0.8-19.0 4 9.4 2.9-26.9 11 16.8 7.3-33.9 52 67.4 50.3-80.8
25-34 174 11 2.3 1.1- 4.7 11 4.2 1.8- 9.4 3 1.0 0.3- 3.5 7 3.8 1.3-11.0 142 88.7 81.6-93.3
35-44 250 10 3.9 1.6- 9.6 11 6.9 2.9-15.3 5 1.6 0.6- 3.9 20 4.5 2.7- 7.6 204 83.1 75.0-88.9
45-54 348 20 6.3 3.6-10.7 13 3.6 1.6- 7.8 12 3.0 1.5- 6.0 16 4.7 2.5- 8.6 287 82.5 76.3-87.3
55-64 345 12 6.7 2.7-15.4 13 5.7 2.7-11.9 17 2.9 1.6- 5.2 12 2.6 1.4- 4.9 291 82.1 74.0-88.0
65+ 379 6 1.0 0.4- 2.8 11 2.2 1.1- 4.4 8 1.6 0.7- 3.7 13 2.5 1.4- 4.5 341 92.7 89.4-95.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 265 14 8.1 3.4-18.0 10 4.3 1.5-11.8 11 5.1 2.1-11.8 20 8.0 4.0-15.5 210 74.5 63.9-82.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 551 21 3.6 2.1- 6.3 26 7.2 3.9-13.1 22 2.7 1.5- 4.7 30 6.7 3.8-11.4 452 79.8 73.3-85.0
Some Post-H.S. 386 15 2.3 1.3- 4.3 16 3.3 1.7- 6.3 12 5.0 1.3-16.9 17 6.5 2.1-18.2 326 82.9 72.1-90.1
College Graduate 375 12 3.0 1.5- 5.8 9 2.1 0.9- 4.9 5 1.2 0.4- 3.1 12 2.3 1.1- 5.0 337 91.4 87.4-94.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 302 20 6.6 3.2-13.2 9 3.1 1.2- 7.6 9 6.5 1.4-25.7 24 10.4 6.0-17.5 240 73.5 61.9-82.5
$15,000- 24,999 337 9 2.7 1.2- 6.1 20 7.1 3.8-12.8 14 2.9 1.4- 5.9 22 7.8 3.9-14.8 272 79.6 71.8-85.6
$25,000- 34,999 176 8 7.9 2.9-19.8 7 1.6 0.7- 3.7 6 3.7 1.3-10.4 5 2.8 1.0- 7.7 150 83.9 72.9-91.0
$35,000-49,999 187 5 2.3 0.8- 6.1 6 4.5 1.6-11.8 5 1.8 0.7- 5.0 4 1.8 0.6- 4.9 167 89.7 82.7-94.1
$50,000- 74,999 183 2 0.8 0.2- 4.0 11 11.2 4.6-25.0 6 2.0 0.8- 4.7 9 2.3 1.0- 5.0 155 83.7 71.6-91.3
$75,000+ 180 9 3.3 1.6- 6.5 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 160 93.4 89.3-96.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 638 29 3.6 2.2- 5.8 26 6.2 3.3-11.2 19 3.7 1.0-12.2 32 6.1 3.6-10.3 532 80.4 73.4-85.9
No 926 34 4.0 2.5- 6.5 35 3.7 2.1- 6.4 31 3.0 1.9- 4.9 46 5.5 3.1- 9.9 780 83.7 79.0-87.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 198 8 4.9 2.1-11.3 10 5.2 2.2-11.6 6 2.1 0.9- 5.1 10 4.8 2.2-10.3 164 82.9 74.7-88.9
Non-Veteran 1,260 50 3.9 2.6- 5.8 48 4.6 2.9- 7.4 38 3.4 1.8- 6.4 62 5.6 3.4- 9.0 1,062 82.5 78.1-86.1

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*Those who reported walking/biking just for excerise were excluded from this table.
(See results for NC BRFSS 2000)

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^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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