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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Physical Activity

Now thinking about the vigorous physical activities you do in a usual week, do you do vigorous activties for at least 10 minutes at
a time, such as runing, aerobics, heavy yard work, or anything else that causes large increase in breathing or heart rat e?

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,433 2,867 48.9 47.3-50.4 3,566 51.1 49.6-52.7
GENDER
Male 2,456 1,362 59.9 57.6-62.3 1,094 40.1 37.7-42.4
Female 3,977 1,505 38.9 37.1-40.7 2,472 61.1 59.3-62.9
RACE
White 5,039 2,293 49.7 48.1-51.3 2,746 50.3 48.7-51.9
African American 1,191 474 45.1 41.6-48.7 717 54.9 51.3-58.4
Other 155 82 57.2 47.1-66.7 73 42.8 33.3-52.9
HISPANIC
Yes 111 45 45.2 34.1-56.9 66 54.8 43.1-65.9
No 6,256 2,806 49.1 47.6-50.6 3,450 50.9 49.4-52.4
AGE
18-24 367 237 65.5 59.7-70.9 130 34.5 29.1-40.3
25-34 937 538 60.9 57.4-64.3 399 39.1 35.7-42.6
35-44 1,136 609 55.3 52.1-58.5 527 44.7 41.5-47.9
45-54 1,324 592 45.1 42.0-48.2 732 54.9 51.8-58.0
55-64 1,209 467 39.1 36.0-42.2 742 60.9 57.8-64.0
65+ 1,413 406 27.4 24.9-30.0 1,007 72.6 70.0-75.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 694 205 37.0 32.0-42.3 489 63.0 57.7-68.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,962 779 44.6 41.9-47.4 1,183 55.4 52.6-58.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,656 745 50.1 47.2-53.1 911 49.9 46.9-52.8
College Graduate 2,110 1,136 56.8 54.4-59.3 974 43.2 40.7-45.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 749 193 32.5 27.8-37.7 556 67.5 62.3-72.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,046 395 41.7 37.9-45.5 651 58.3 54.5-62.1
$25,000- $34,999 756 332 48.2 43.7-52.8 424 51.8 47.2-56.3
$35,000- $49,999 1,009 517 55.5 51.8-59.0 492 44.5 41.0-48.2
$50,000+ 2,082 1,129 56.9 54.5-59.4 953 43.1 40.6-45.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 390 141 38.9 33.2-44.8 249 61.1 55.2-66.8
Appalachia II 788 360 48.9 44.8-53.0 428 51.1 47.0-55.2
Appalachia III 486 212 50.1 44.6-55.6 274 49.9 44.4-55.4
Catawba 454 199 45.8 40.4-51.4 255 54.2 48.6-59.6
Edisto Savannah 488 205 45.5 40.1-51.0 283 54.5 49.0-59.9
Low Country 331 179 57.8 51.2-64.1 152 42.2 35.9-48.8
Palmetto 976 496 53.6 49.8-57.4 480 46.4 42.6-50.2
Pee Dee 471 192 47.4 41.7-53.2 279 52.6 46.8-58.3
Trident 815 372 50.3 46.0-54.5 443 49.7 45.5-54.0
Upper Savannah 308 128 44.4 37.7-51.2 180 55.6 48.8-62.3
Waccamaw 538 226 49.2 43.9-54.6 312 50.8 45.4-56.1
Wateree 336 138 46.8 40.1-53.6 198 53.2 46.4-59.9
Region***
Region I 698 269 41.3 37.0-45.8 429 58.7 54.2-63.0
Region II 1,274 572 49.4 46.1-52.7 702 50.6 47.3-53.9
Region III 1,430 695 51.0 47.9-54.2 735 49.0 45.8-52.1
Region IV 807 330 47.2 42.8-51.6 477 52.8 48.4-57.2
Region V 488 205 45.5 40.1-51.0 283 54.5 49.0-59.9
Region VI 538 226 49.2 43.9-54.6 312 50.8 45.4-56.1
Region VII 815 372 50.3 46.0-54.5 443 49.7 45.5-54.0
Region VIII 331 179 57.8 51.2-64.1 152 42.2 35.9-48.8

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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