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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Physical Activity

Now, thinking about the vigorous physical activities you do when you are not working in a usual week,
do you do vigorous activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, such as running, aerobics, heavy yard work,
or anything else that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,712 5,464 49.8 48.2-51.3 7,248 50.2 48.7-51.8
-Randolph County 342 149 54.1 46.7-61.4 193 45.9 38.6-53.3
GENDER
Male 138 75 67.2 57.0-76.0 63 32.8 24.0-43.0
Female 204 74 36.8 28.9-45.5 130 63.2 54.5-71.1
RACE
White 304 129 53.7 45.9-61.4 175 46.3 38.6-54.1
Other 36 19 56.5 35.8-75.1 17 43.5 24.9-64.2
AGE
18-44 97 59 69.2 57.6-78.7 38 30.8 21.3-42.4
45+ 242 88 37.4 30.3-45.2 154 62.6 54.8-69.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 196 76 54.9 45.0-64.4 120 45.1 35.6-55.0
Some College + 146 73 53.2 42.1-63.9 73 46.8 36.1-57.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 74 46.0 36.0-56.4 118 54.0 43.6-64.0
$50,000+ 90 53 63.2 50.3-74.5 37 36.8 25.5-49.7

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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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