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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 375 314 83.1 77.5-87.6 61 16.9 12.4-22.5
GENDER
Male 121 100 79.4 67.7-87.7 21 20.6 12.3-32.3
Female 254 214 85.7 80.0-89.9 40 14.3 10.1-20.0
RACE
White 301 257 85.9 79.9-90.3 44 14.1 9.7-20.1
Other 72 56 74.8 60.2-85.3 16 25.2 14.7-39.8
AGE
18-44 123 105 82.4 72.4-89.3 18 17.6 10.7-27.6
45+ 250 207 83.9 77.9-88.5 43 16.1 11.5-22.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 154 114 76.2 66.4-83.8 40 23.8 16.2-33.6
Some College + 220 199 87.7 80.4-92.6 21 12.3 7.4-19.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 160 80.2 71.1-87.0 36 19.8 13.0-28.9
$50,000+ 131 119 88.3 79.9-93.5 12 11.7 6.5-20.1

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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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