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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Physical Activity

On days when you do moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time, how much total time per day do you spend doing these activities?*

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  Total
Respond.#
10-20 minutes 21-30 minutes 31-60 minutes 1-2 hours More than 2 hours
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,371 720 20.3 18.6-22.1 966 27.9 25.9-30.0 966 28.7 26.7-30.8 420 13.7 12.1-15.5 299 9.5 8.2-11.0
GENDER
Male 1,356 249 17.4 14.9-20.1 340 25.3 22.3-28.5 391 28.1 25.0-31.4 215 16.6 14.1-19.5 161 12.6 10.4-15.2
Female 2,015 471 23.0 20.7-25.5 626 30.3 27.7-33.0 575 29.2 26.7-31.9 205 10.9 9.0-13.1 138 6.5 5.2- 8.1
RACE
White 2,650 547 19.1 17.3-21.0 780 29.7 27.4-32.0 769 29.0 26.9-31.3 326 13.3 11.6-15.2 228 8.9 7.5-10.5
African American 629 155 24.1 19.8-29.0 160 22.8 18.5-27.6 176 28.3 23.6-33.5 86 16.4 12.3-21.6 52 8.4 5.8-11.9
Other Minorities 68 14 20.8 11.3-35.2 16 20.5 10.6-36.1 16 25.8 12.7-45.3 7 6.6 2.6-15.6 15 26.2 14.7-42.3
HISPANIC
Yes 69 17 22.2 12.3-36.7 19 24.8 13.0-42.2 21 32.6 17.7-52.2 4 6.3 1.9-18.7 8 14.1 6.3-28.5
No 3,267 693 20.1 18.4-21.9 936 28.0 26.0-30.0 940 28.7 26.8-30.8 410 13.9 12.3-15.7 288 9.3 8.0-10.8
AGE
18-24 257 58 15.6 11.2-21.4 68 28.5 21.9-36.1 78 31.0 24.4-38.5 33 15.0 9.7-22.7 20 9.9 5.9-16.0
25-34 596 128 20.4 16.7-24.7 163 25.4 21.3-29.9 180 31.8 26.9-37.3 73 12.0 8.9-16.0 52 10.4 7.5-14.2
35-44 712 150 20.8 17.3-24.9 209 28.8 24.6-33.3 196 28.2 24.3-32.6 93 13.8 10.6-17.7 64 8.4 6.1-11.4
45-54 701 144 21.7 17.9-26.0 201 25.9 22.0-30.3 209 26.0 22.2-30.3 97 17.7 14.1-22.1 50 8.6 5.9-12.4
55-64 526 114 23.3 18.9-28.3 147 25.5 20.8-30.9 159 30.2 25.5-35.2 59 10.3 7.7-13.8 47 10.7 7.8-14.5
65+ 560 122 19.6 15.8-24.0 172 34.1 29.4-39.2 140 25.5 21.3-30.2 62 11.5 8.7-15.1 64 9.3 6.9-12.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 399 117 28.1 22.1-34.9 94 22.6 17.0-29.3 83 24.1 17.6-32.0 56 11.5 8.2-15.9 49 13.8 9.0-20.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,044 231 20.8 17.7-24.2 291 26.5 23.1-30.2 268 24.0 20.7-27.6 147 17.9 14.5-21.8 107 10.9 8.6-13.7
Some Post-H.S. 873 170 18.2 15.2-21.5 256 28.7 24.7-33.0 259 31.3 27.4-35.5 105 12.3 9.7-15.4 83 9.5 7.3-12.3
College Graduate 1,051 200 18.5 15.8-21.6 325 30.7 27.3-34.3 355 32.8 29.4-36.5 111 11.5 8.9-14.6 60 6.5 4.7- 8.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 342 90 24.9 18.7-32.2 98 28.4 21.9-36.1 83 26.0 19.4-33.9 40 12.0 8.0-17.7 31 8.7 4.9-14.8
$15,000- 24,999 565 130 19.6 15.7-24.1 133 22.2 17.9-27.2 144 27.5 22.2-33.5 83 15.0 11.3-19.7 75 15.7 11.7-20.8
$25,000- 34,999 447 89 20.1 15.5-25.6 141 29.8 24.5-35.8 108 23.4 18.5-29.2 59 14.1 9.9-19.5 50 12.6 9.0-17.4
$35,000- 49,999 608 134 21.9 17.9-26.6 170 27.3 22.6-32.7 191 28.7 24.4-33.5 79 17.3 12.7-23.0 34 4.7 3.2- 7.0
$50,000+ 1,054 196 18.2 15.6-21.2 309 29.0 25.6-32.5 363 34.0 30.6-37.6 116 11.4 9.2-14.1 70 7.4 5.7- 9.7
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 143 26 16.5 11.0-24.1 44 32.1 23.7-41.8 41 29.1 21.3-38.2 20 13.2 8.1-20.7 12 9.2 5.1-15.8
Appalachia II 295 66 20.6 16.1-26.0 76 27.0 21.5-33.4 91 30.2 24.7-36.3 35 11.2 7.9-15.6 27 11.0 7.2-16.5
Appalachia III 196 35 17.2 12.0-23.9 60 27.6 21.4-34.9 61 32.3 25.4-40.0 29 16.8 11.1-24.6 11 6.1 3.3-11.0
Catawba 154 33 22.2 14.9-31.6 46 29.3 21.4-38.7 43 24.9 18.1-33.3 20 15.3 9.5-23.7 12 8.3 4.0-16.4
Edisto 57 13 20.8 11.6-34.3 16 27.4 15.4-44.1 22 43.3 29.1-58.8 2 2.9 0.7-11.2 4 5.5 2.0-14.4
Low Country 144 31 18.3 12.4-26.1 32 21.8 15.1-30.4 49 32.1 24.1-41.4 15 11.7 6.4-20.2 17 16.1 9.5-26.0
Palmetto 372 75 19.2 15.1-24.0 110 29.9 24.6-35.7 112 27.9 23.0-33.5 47 14.8 10.5-20.5 28 8.2 5.2-12.7
Pee Dee 993 216 22.5 19.1-26.4 291 29.0 25.3-33.1 277 25.7 22.5-29.2 121 14.6 11.3-18.7 88 8.1 6.2-10.5
Savannah 112 24 19.8 12.9-29.1 29 22.9 15.3-32.7 31 28.1 19.2-39.2 14 17.8 10.1-29.6 14 11.4 6.3-19.8
Trident 344 70 20.4 15.9-25.8 106 29.7 24.3-35.8 98 29.3 23.9-35.4 42 12.0 8.5-16.7 28 8.5 5.7-12.6
Upper Savannah 209 51 22.7 15.9-31.3 61 25.9 18.4-35.1 50 25.9 18.6-35.0 26 13.3 8.0-21.4 21 12.1 6.8-20.7
Waccamaw 207 46 21.1 15.3-28.4 53 23.4 17.5-30.5 52 27.3 19.4-37.0 31 17.2 10.5-26.8 25 11.0 7.0-16.8
Wateree 114 26 21.6 14.0-31.9 32 30.6 20.8-42.7 33 25.5 17.0-36.5 12 11.8 6.4-20.9 11 10.4 5.1-20.2

* This question was asked only of respondents who reported doing moderate activities at least 10 minutes at a time.

#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 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
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

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