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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity-AFRICAN AMERICANS

On days when you do vigorous 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 5,280 833 14.6 13.1-16.3 1,326 24.4 22.4-26.6 1,872 36.4 34.0-38.8 746 14.5 12.8-16.4 503 10.1 8.6-11.8
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 607 96 12.7 9.4-17.1 124 20.3 15.1-26.6 231 40.0 33.7-46.7 81 13.8 9.8-19.0 75 13.2 9.6-17.9
GENDER
Male 279 30 8.5 4.8-14.8 52 16.6 11.4-23.7 109 42.9 34.2-52.1 40 14.4 8.8-22.5 48 17.5 12.0-24.9
Female 328 66 18.7 13.3-25.7 72 25.5 16.6-37.0 122 35.9 27.7-44.9 41 13.0 8.5-19.3 27 7.0 4.2-11.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 8 0 0.0 . - . 2 5.9 0.9-30.0 6 94.1 70.0-99.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 599 96 13.0 9.6-17.4 122 20.6 15.3-27.0 225 38.9 32.6-45.6 81 14.1 10.0-19.4 75 13.5 9.8-18.2
AGE
18-24 43 4 10.0 3.0-28.5 11 28.2 12.5-52.0 16 43.9 25.1-64.7 9 12.0 5.1-25.7 3 5.9 1.7-18.5
25-34 100 17 11.2 6.2-19.4 23 27.1 16.3-41.4 42 40.7 28.4-54.4 13 11.8 5.9-22.4 5 9.2 2.8-26.1
35-44 128 14 15.5 7.7-28.5 27 13.8 8.8-21.1 62 47.3 35.8-59.1 14 10.6 5.7-18.9 11 12.7 6.3-24.0
45-54 135 22 9.1 5.3-15.1 25 18.6 11.0-29.7 49 35.1 24.0-48.1 24 25.5 13.4-42.9 15 11.7 5.8-22.5
55-64 118 22 20.2 12.3-31.3 22 13.1 7.8-21.0 38 32.8 20.8-47.6 10 6.1 2.7-12.9 26 27.8 18.0-40.4
65+ 79 16 15.3 8.1-26.8 15 12.8 6.1-24.8 23 31.9 18.6-49.2 10 10.7 4.7-22.7 15 29.3 14.3-50.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 59 10 8.0 3.1-19.1 10 19.2 6.4-45.1 19 41.9 22.2-64.6 11 10.6 4.9-21.4 9 20.3 8.1-42.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 193 38 17.4 10.3-27.8 41 21.4 11.6-36.0 59 31.5 21.6-43.5 26 16.2 8.5-28.7 29 13.5 8.0-22.0
Some Post-H.S. 164 27 12.7 7.7-20.3 29 15.3 9.3-24.2 62 43.5 30.9-57.0 24 11.7 6.5-20.2 22 16.7 9.1-28.7
College Graduate 190 21 8.7 5.0-14.5 44 23.5 16.0-33.1 91 47.0 37.4-56.9 19 13.1 7.6-21.5 15 7.8 4.0-14.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 71 13 15.1 7.5-28.2 14 10.1 4.8-19.9 22 41.6 26.0-59.2 11 12.2 5.7-24.0 11 21.0 9.6-39.9
$15,000- 24,999 98 26 19.6 10.9-32.7 11 10.8 4.8-22.5 37 47.5 33.5-61.9 12 12.1 5.6-24.3 12 10.0 4.7-19.7
$25,000- 34,999 79 12 17.7 7.7-35.6 19 23.7 11.4-42.8 25 21.2 11.0-36.9 14 23.5 9.0-48.6 9 14.0 5.7-30.6
$35,000-49,999 89 8 4.3 1.7-10.1 28 43.1 21.4-67.7 31 29.0 15.8-47.0 9 12.0 4.5-28.1 13 11.7 5.2-24.2
$50,000- 74,999 97 14 14.2 6.3-28.9 19 18.3 9.7-31.9 39 37.2 23.9-52.8 11 9.7 4.3-20.4 14 20.7 10.3-37.1
$75,000+ 102 9 5.7 2.7-11.7 20 20.8 12.1-33.4 51 51.1 38.2-63.9 14 14.9 7.9-26.4 8 7.5 3.1-16.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 161 34 18.2 10.7-29.3 31 15.8 9.7-24.6 50 31.8 21.6-44.1 27 22.8 12.2-38.6 19 11.5 6.0-20.9
No 414 57 11.6 7.9-16.9 83 19.9 14.7-26.5 171 43.2 35.8-50.9 52 11.6 8.1-16.3 51 13.7 9.3-19.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 98 14 11.6 6.0-21.0 24 18.9 11.5-29.5 38 43.9 31.1-57.5 10 11.1 4.6-24.6 12 14.5 7.0-27.8
Non-Veteran 455 75 13.4 9.5-18.7 87 18.7 13.9-24.6 173 40.5 33.4-48.0 66 14.7 10.1-21.0 54 12.6 8.7-18.1

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