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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Physical Activity

3 level moderate physical activity category*

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  Total #
Respondents
Meets Recommendation Insufficient activity No such physical activity
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 8,839 2,833 35.2 33.4-37.0 4,178 48.1 46.2-49.9 1,828 16.8 15.5-18.1
GENDER
Male 3,380 1,130 37.3 34.4-40.3 1,581 46.1 43.2-49.1 669 16.6 14.6-18.7
Female 5,459 1,703 33.1 31.0-35.3 2,597 49.9 47.6-52.2 1,159 17.0 15.4-18.6
RACE
White 5,819 2,115 37.0 34.9-39.1 2,654 48.3 46.2-50.5 1,050 14.7 13.3-16.1
African American 2,385 532 31.7 27.7-36.0 1,251 48.2 44.2-52.2 602 20.1 17.4-23.2
Other 418 155 35.3 28.3-43.0 187 47.5 39.8-55.4 76 17.2 12.1-23.7
HISPANIC
Yes 135 39 23.3 14.4-35.5 67 54.5 41.1-67.3 29 22.2 12.7-35.9
No 8,517 2,771 35.9 34.0-37.7 4,037 48.0 46.2-49.9 1,709 16.1 14.9-17.4
AGE
18-24 252 104 44.6 36.0-53.5 110 43.9 35.4-52.7 38 11.6 7.3-17.7
25-34 640 233 38.2 33.0-43.6 323 50.8 45.4-56.2 84 11.0 8.0-15.0
35-44 1,159 377 34.6 30.6-38.8 593 50.5 46.2-54.8 189 14.9 12.1-18.3
45-54 1,690 548 32.9 29.7-36.3 843 50.2 46.7-53.6 299 16.9 14.5-19.5
55-64 2,137 683 32.8 29.7-36.0 1,054 49.1 45.8-52.4 400 18.2 15.8-20.7
65+ 2,961 888 32.1 29.6-34.7 1,255 41.5 38.9-44.1 818 26.4 24.1-28.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,149 263 32.0 26.8-37.7 442 38.4 33.4-43.6 444 29.6 25.5-34.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,716 793 32.8 29.5-36.4 1,280 47.2 43.7-50.7 643 20.0 17.6-22.6
Some Post-H.S. 2,264 711 32.7 29.4-36.1 1,169 53.6 50.1-57.1 384 13.7 11.6-16.0
College Graduate 2,691 1,063 40.8 37.7-44.0 1,279 47.9 44.7-51.1 349 11.3 9.4-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,011 240 29.4 23.9-35.6 422 40.0 34.0-46.4 349 30.6 25.3-36.4
$15,000- $24,999 1,475 413 35.1 30.4-40.0 688 42.8 38.4-47.3 374 22.2 18.8-26.0
$25,000- $34,999 1,023 307 33.1 28.0-38.7 505 51.2 45.9-56.6 211 15.7 12.7-19.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,113 378 34.5 29.8-39.6 560 53.0 47.9-58.1 175 12.5 9.9-15.7
$50,000+ 2,893 1,123 38.1 35.3-40.9 1,452 51.6 48.7-54.4 318 10.4 8.7-12.3
REGION**
Region I 1,158 375 35.7 31.3-40.4 546 45.0 40.6-49.6 237 19.3 16.0-23.1
Region II 1,143 376 36.5 32.2-40.9 535 47.5 43.1-52.0 232 16.0 13.1-19.4
Region III 1,191 359 35.1 30.6-39.9 603 49.6 44.9-54.4 229 15.3 12.4-18.7
Region IV 1,030 285 30.8 26.7-35.2 498 48.6 44.0-53.2 247 20.6 17.2-24.6
Region V 1,043 333 29.7 26.0-33.6 492 52.5 48.1-57.0 218 17.8 14.9-21.0
Region VI 1,138 371 35.0 30.7-39.6 529 46.7 42.1-51.2 238 18.3 15.0-22.1
Region VII 1,066 342 38.1 32.9-43.6 501 48.4 43.1-53.7 223 13.5 10.8-16.8
Region VIII 1,070 392 38.0 33.7-42.5 474 44.4 40.0-48.9 204 17.7 14.6-21.2

*Data in this table was derived from the Physical Activity questions.

** 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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