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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 453 20 5.4 3.0- 9.5 19 3.0 1.7- 5.2 414 91.6 87.5-94.5
GENDER
Male 186 *** *** *** *** *** *** 164 89.3 81.9-94.0
Female 267 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
RACE
White 407 19 5.9 3.3-10.4 *** *** *** 374 91.7 87.3-94.7
Other minorities 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 121 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 99 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 108 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 141 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 100 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 40 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 164 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 288 *** *** *** *** *** *** 262 91.9 86.3-95.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 61 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 392 16 4.4 2.5- 7.8 18 3.3 1.9- 5.8 358 92.2 88.4-94.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 325 *** *** *** *** *** *** 297 91.9 86.8-95.1
No 128 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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