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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Physical Activity

Physical Activity Recommendation Status*

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  Total
Respond.^
Meets Recommendation Some Physical Activity Physically Inactive
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,228 5,393 46.4 44.8-48.0 4,933 40.4 38.8-41.9 1,902 13.2 12.2-14.3
-Randolph County 323 153 52.1 44.5-59.7 128 35.7 29.0-42.9 42 12.2 8.1-18.0
GENDER
Male 131 72 62.6 51.5-72.4 46 26.9 18.9-36.8 13 10.5 5.5-19.2
Female 192 81 38.2 30.2-46.8 82 47.4 38.4-56.6 29 14.4 8.6-23.1
RACE
White 286 133 53.1 44.9-61.1 115 37.1 29.8-44.9 38 9.9 6.7-14.4
Other 35 19 48.1 28.4-68.5 12 28.7 14.7-48.4 4 23.2 8.9-48.2
AGE
18-44 95 54 62.1 49.9-72.9 33 29.0 19.8-40.4 8 8.9 4.0-18.5
45+ 225 97 40.6 33.2-48.3 94 43.3 35.4-51.5 34 16.2 10.4-24.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 183 85 54.8 44.4-64.8 69 30.9 22.7-40.5 29 14.3 8.8-22.6
Some College + 140 68 48.8 37.6-60.2 59 41.7 31.4-52.8 13 9.4 4.4-19.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 184 85 49.4 39.1-59.7 73 35.0 26.3-44.8 26 15.6 9.5-24.5
$50,000+ 88 47 53.8 40.5-66.6 38 44.6 32.0-57.9 3 1.6 0.4- 5.3

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*Meets recommendation = Moderate physical activity for 30 or more minutes per day, five or more days per week or vigorous physical activity for 20 or more minutes per day, three or more days per week.
Some Physical Activity = Do some physical activit y, but do not meet recommendations ABOVE.
Physically Inactive = Respondents reporting no activity.

^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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