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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time?*

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  Total #
Respondents
1 day per week 2 days per week 3-4 days per week 5-6 days per week Everyday
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,250 375 4.7 4.1- 5.5 829 10.4 9.5-11.4 2,753 33.1 31.7-34.7 1,774 21.0 19.7-22.3 2,519 30.7 29.3-32.2
GENDER
Male 3,155 147 5.2 4.1- 6.5 318 10.5 9.1-12.2 1,055 32.6 30.2-35.1 731 22.2 20.1-24.4 904 29.4 27.1-31.9
Female 5,095 228 4.3 3.6- 5.1 511 10.3 9.2-11.5 1,698 33.6 31.9-35.4 1,043 19.8 18.4-21.4 1,615 31.9 30.2-33.7
RACE
White 6,280 244 4.3 3.6- 5.2 553 9.5 8.5-10.6 2,072 33.2 31.5-34.8 1,428 21.6 20.2-23.0 1,983 31.4 29.8-33.1
African American 1,459 102 6.1 4.6- 8.1 226 13.5 11.4-16.0 518 34.7 31.1-38.4 244 18.6 15.7-22.0 369 27.1 23.8-30.6
Other 376 18 3.6 1.9- 6.7 27 8.7 5.4-13.6 127 28.6 22.6-35.4 79 23.2 17.2-30.6 125 35.9 29.0-43.4
HISPANIC
Yes 127 6 4.4 1.4-12.6 16 15.2 8.2-26.4 43 22.8 15.4-32.3 27 23.9 15.2-35.5 35 33.8 22.4-47.5
No 8,025 359 4.7 4.0- 5.4 793 10.2 9.4-11.2 2,686 33.5 32.0-35.0 1,731 20.9 19.6-22.2 2,456 30.7 29.2-32.2
AGE
18-24 291 15 4.7 2.5- 8.6 26 7.3 4.7-11.1 79 31.1 24.4-38.7 67 21.0 15.9-27.3 104 35.8 29.2-43.0
25-34 802 34 5.5 3.7- 8.3 71 9.5 7.2-12.6 273 33.4 29.4-37.7 146 18.3 15.1-22.0 278 33.2 29.2-37.4
35-44 1,334 53 3.5 2.6- 4.8 151 11.8 9.8-14.2 459 31.5 28.5-34.6 270 22.1 19.2-25.2 401 31.0 28.0-34.3
45-54 1,761 92 5.1 4.0- 6.5 199 12.2 10.5-14.2 608 35.5 32.8-38.3 361 20.4 18.2-22.8 501 26.7 24.3-29.3
55-64 1,808 80 4.6 3.5- 6.0 169 10.0 8.3-11.9 615 33.6 31.0-36.4 410 21.8 19.5-24.2 534 30.0 27.4-32.7
65+ 2,254 101 4.8 3.8- 6.1 213 10.0 8.6-11.7 719 32.9 30.5-35.5 520 22.9 20.8-25.2 701 29.3 27.1-31.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 874 56 5.7 3.5- 9.2 127 13.2 10.3-16.7 251 28.1 23.5-33.1 130 16.1 12.3-20.9 310 36.9 31.9-42.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,319 129 6.2 4.9- 7.9 246 10.2 8.7-12.1 761 31.4 28.6-34.4 467 18.9 16.7-21.3 716 33.2 30.4-36.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,182 98 4.6 3.5- 6.0 199 9.5 7.9-11.5 767 34.9 32.1-37.8 472 22.0 19.5-24.7 646 29.0 26.4-31.7
College Graduate 2,860 91 3.0 2.2- 3.9 254 10.3 8.8-12.1 967 34.9 32.5-37.4 704 23.6 21.5-25.8 844 28.2 26.0-30.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 678 39 6.4 4.3- 9.4 89 12.5 9.6-16.0 208 29.7 25.1-34.8 95 14.0 9.8-19.5 247 37.4 32.2-42.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,082 65 6.3 3.9-10.0 115 10.0 7.8-12.7 346 32.5 28.3-36.9 226 17.7 14.4-21.4 330 33.6 29.2-38.3
$25,000- $34,999 894 46 5.6 3.9- 8.1 105 13.1 10.1-16.9 304 32.3 28.0-36.9 176 19.7 15.9-24.1 263 29.2 25.2-33.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,219 50 4.9 3.5- 6.9 97 7.1 5.5- 9.2 426 34.0 30.2-38.0 279 23.3 19.8-27.2 367 30.7 27.0-34.7
$50,000+ 3,358 112 3.7 2.9- 4.7 311 10.6 9.2-12.2 1,168 34.9 32.8-37.2 784 22.3 20.5-24.1 983 28.5 26.5-30.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 597 23 5.3 2.4-11.3 64 10.3 7.6-13.8 202 34.3 29.4-39.6 133 23.1 18.8-28.0 175 27.0 22.6-31.8
Appalachia II 564 21 4.7 2.6- 8.6 60 10.4 7.6-14.0 182 31.9 27.2-37.0 125 21.4 17.3-26.1 176 31.6 26.9-36.7
Appalachia III 394 15 2.1 1.2- 3.7 45 10.3 7.1-14.6 141 35.7 29.5-42.4 80 18.0 14.0-22.9 113 34.0 27.7-40.9
Catawba 352 13 4.9 2.6- 9.2 33 12.0 8.0-17.7 108 27.2 22.1-33.0 87 23.5 18.4-29.6 111 32.3 26.6-38.6
Edisto Savannah 1,028 54 4.7 3.4- 6.5 106 11.8 9.4-14.7 367 34.8 31.0-38.7 202 19.6 16.6-22.9 299 29.2 25.7-32.9
Low Country 1,018 32 3.5 2.2- 5.5 86 10.9 7.9-14.9 325 33.6 29.4-38.1 226 21.8 18.4-25.7 349 30.1 26.3-34.1
Palmetto 679 36 4.3 2.9- 6.3 71 10.0 7.7-12.9 249 37.8 33.3-42.5 138 21.6 17.8-26.0 185 26.3 22.4-30.6
Pee Dee 610 47 7.5 5.4-10.5 61 9.9 7.4-13.2 224 37.1 32.4-42.2 107 15.8 12.5-19.7 171 29.7 25.2-34.5
Trident 1,025 52 4.9 3.5- 6.8 98 9.9 7.8-12.6 315 29.1 25.7-32.8 228 23.2 19.7-27.0 332 32.9 29.3-36.7
Upper Savannah 494 22 6.4 3.8-10.4 57 11.7 8.7-15.6 148 31.7 26.2-37.8 103 18.1 14.3-22.7 164 32.1 27.1-37.6
Waccamaw 1,016 38 3.7 2.5- 5.4 101 10.8 8.5-13.6 332 30.3 26.7-34.1 244 21.7 18.6-25.0 301 33.6 29.4-38.0
Wateree 396 18 5.2 3.0- 8.8 41 8.7 6.0-12.4 144 36.5 29.3-44.4 82 20.5 15.6-26.4 111 29.1 23.1-35.9
Region***
Region I 1,091 45 5.8 3.6- 9.1 121 10.9 8.9-13.4 350 33.1 29.4-37.1 236 20.8 17.8-24.2 339 29.3 26.0-32.9
Region II 958 36 3.6 2.2- 5.8 105 10.3 8.2-13.0 323 33.5 29.7-37.6 205 19.9 16.9-23.3 289 32.6 28.7-36.8
Region III 1,031 49 4.5 3.2- 6.3 104 10.7 8.5-13.3 357 34.2 30.7-37.9 225 22.3 19.2-25.8 296 28.3 25.0-31.8
Region IV 1,006 65 6.6 4.9- 8.7 102 9.4 7.5-11.8 368 36.9 32.7-41.2 189 17.7 14.9-21.0 282 29.4 25.8-33.4
Region V 1,028 54 4.7 3.4- 6.5 106 11.8 9.4-14.7 367 34.8 31.0-38.7 202 19.6 16.6-22.9 299 29.2 25.7-32.9
Region VI 1,016 38 3.7 2.5- 5.4 101 10.8 8.5-13.6 332 30.3 26.7-34.1 244 21.7 18.6-25.0 301 33.6 29.4-38.0
Region VII 1,025 52 4.9 3.5- 6.8 98 9.9 7.8-12.6 315 29.1 25.7-32.8 228 23.2 19.7-27.0 332 32.9 29.3-36.7
Region VIII 1,018 32 3.5 2.2- 5.5 86 10.9 7.9-14.9 325 33.6 29.4-38.1 226 21.8 18.4-25.7 349 30.1 26.3-34.1

*This question was asked only of respondents who reported that
they do moderate activities for at least 10 minutes at a time in a usual week.

#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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