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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Physical Activity Transportation

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

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Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 hour 1 hour or more No time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,741 189 6.1 5.1- 7.3 151 5.3 4.3- 6.5 3,401 88.6 87.0-90.0
-Piedmont NC 2,190 124 6.9 5.5- 8.6 94 5.8 4.5- 7.4 1,972 87.3 85.1-89.2
GENDER
Male 864 58 8.6 6.3-11.7 44 6.4 4.5- 9.1 762 85.0 81.3-88.0
Female 1,326 66 5.3 3.9- 7.2 50 5.2 3.7- 7.4 1,210 89.5 86.8-91.6
RACE
White 1,622 81 6.4 4.8- 8.3 66 5.5 4.0- 7.5 1,475 88.1 85.5-90.3
African American 410 33 9.4 5.9-14.7 24 8.5 5.4-13.2 353 82.1 76.0-86.9
Other minorities 140 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 151 15 10.4 6.1-17.1 *** *** *** 130 86.1 78.9-91.1
Non-Hispanic 2,030 107 6.5 5.0- 8.3 88 6.1 4.6- 7.9 1,835 87.5 85.1-89.5
AGE
18-34 324 26 7.3 4.7-11.3 30 10.8 7.4-15.4 268 81.9 76.5-86.3
35-54 685 44 7.6 5.4-10.8 28 4.0 2.5- 6.2 613 88.4 84.9-91.2
55-64 432 26 8.1 4.9-13.0 15 3.1 1.7- 5.4 391 88.9 84.0-92.4
65-74 387 *** *** *** *** *** *** 360 92.7 88.8-95.4
75+ 342 *** *** *** *** *** *** 321 93.8 89.9-96.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 303 19 8.2 4.5-14.5 *** *** *** 271 84.0 76.4-89.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 557 28 6.9 4.4-10.5 22 5.9 3.5- 9.7 507 87.2 82.6-90.8
Some Post-H.S. 563 28 6.0 3.8- 9.5 29 6.4 4.2- 9.8 506 87.5 83.2-90.9
College Graduate 765 49 7.1 5.0- 9.9 30 3.9 2.5- 5.9 686 89.1 85.8-91.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 227 *** *** *** 20 17.7 10.7-27.8 196 76.4 66.5-84.0
$15,000- 24,999 380 *** *** *** *** *** *** 342 86.5 80.0-91.1
$25,000- 34,999 204 15 11.4 6.6-18.8 *** *** *** 182 85.3 77.5-90.7
$35,000- 49,999 244 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 703 43 6.7 4.6- 9.7 27 4.1 2.5- 6.6 633 89.2 85.7-91.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 607 30 7.5 4.7-11.8 22 6.9 4.1-11.3 555 85.6 80.3-89.7
No 1,571 91 6.6 5.1- 8.5 71 5.4 4.0- 7.2 1,409 88.0 85.6-90.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 257 *** *** *** *** *** *** 237 91.9 86.1-95.4
Non-Veteran 1,931 112 7.1 5.6- 9.0 86 6.1 4.7- 7.9 1,733 86.8 84.4-88.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 824 29 4.6 2.9- 7.1 30 4.7 2.9- 7.6 765 90.7 87.3-93.3
No 1,366 95 7.9 6.1-10.1 64 6.3 4.6- 8.4 1,207 85.9 83.1-88.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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