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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Physical Activity

How many days per week do you do these vigorous 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 3,752 843 20.9 18.8-23.2 893 24.0 21.7-26.4 1,303 35.7 33.1-38.5 470 12.9 11.1-14.9 243 6.5 5.2- 8.1
GENDER
Male 1,781 399 20.0 17.2-23.3 428 23.7 20.5-27.3 595 35.9 32.1-39.8 251 13.8 11.2-16.8 108 6.6 4.7- 9.1
Female 1,971 444 22.1 19.2-25.3 465 24.3 21.4-27.5 708 35.5 32.1-39.1 219 11.6 9.4-14.4 135 6.4 4.9- 8.4
RACE
White 2,579 573 22.6 20.1-25.4 591 23.2 20.7-25.9 904 35.6 32.6-38.7 361 12.9 11.0-15.0 150 5.7 4.2- 7.5
African American 905 218 18.0 13.9-23.0 237 26.1 20.7-32.4 312 36.8 30.8-43.3 79 12.8 8.5-18.8 59 6.2 3.7-10.4
Other 215 42 16.6 10.1-26.0 50 22.4 15.3-31.5 72 36.1 26.2-47.3 23 11.8 6.7-19.8 28 13.2 7.7-21.7
HISPANIC
Yes 69 12 20.0 8.3-41.0 16 20.4 10.4-36.1 22 35.7 19.3-56.2 7 10.3 3.7-25.3 12 13.6 5.9-28.4
No 3,635 822 21.0 18.9-23.3 862 23.9 21.6-26.4 1,268 36.0 33.3-38.7 458 12.9 11.1-15.0 225 6.2 4.9- 7.8
AGE
18-24 156 26 15.4 9.1-24.7 34 19.2 11.7-29.9 57 35.8 26.0-47.1 19 17.3 10.3-27.5 20 12.3 6.6-21.8
25-34 359 67 19.4 14.3-25.9 88 21.7 16.5-27.9 137 40.4 33.5-47.7 43 12.6 8.4-18.3 24 5.9 3.4-10.0
35-44 610 140 22.4 17.9-27.7 150 26.2 21.5-31.5 212 35.7 30.3-41.5 77 10.5 7.6-14.4 31 5.1 3.1- 8.4
45-54 781 193 23.9 20.2-28.2 190 25.1 21.1-29.6 261 34.1 29.6-38.8 97 12.8 9.9-16.3 40 4.1 2.7- 6.3
55-64 889 222 23.9 19.9-28.3 222 28.3 23.3-33.8 290 30.3 26.0-35.1 100 11.2 8.6-14.6 55 6.3 4.2- 9.3
65+ 957 195 18.4 15.3-22.0 209 21.8 18.3-25.8 346 37.1 32.8-41.6 134 15.2 11.8-19.3 73 7.5 5.5-10.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 310 76 18.4 13.1-25.3 84 24.3 17.0-33.5 93 35.0 26.4-44.7 30 12.1 6.4-21.9 27 10.1 6.2-16.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,036 270 25.0 20.6-30.0 273 25.7 20.9-31.1 297 28.2 23.3-33.6 110 11.1 7.9-15.3 86 10.1 6.7-14.8
Some Post-H.S. 994 218 21.7 17.5-26.5 240 25.8 21.7-30.5 357 35.2 30.4-40.4 125 13.3 9.9-17.6 54 4.0 2.7- 5.8
College Graduate 1,408 278 17.9 15.0-21.2 294 21.0 17.8-24.6 556 42.4 38.1-46.7 204 14.1 11.4-17.3 76 4.7 3.2- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 270 67 31.3 20.0-45.5 64 15.6 10.4-22.6 87 36.5 25.7-48.9 31 9.7 5.6-16.2 21 6.9 3.9-12.0
$15,000- $24,999 521 142 21.0 16.3-26.7 125 19.8 14.2-26.8 156 34.0 26.4-42.5 54 15.5 9.7-23.7 44 9.7 6.3-14.8
$25,000- $34,999 399 98 24.5 17.6-32.9 103 23.8 18.0-30.7 141 37.5 29.5-46.2 38 11.6 6.4-20.3 19 2.7 1.4- 4.9
$35,000- $49,999 531 126 24.6 19.0-31.3 136 28.0 22.0-34.9 171 31.2 24.5-38.9 60 8.6 5.2-14.0 38 7.5 4.2-13.3
$50,000+ 1,568 317 18.9 16.1-22.0 360 23.5 20.4-26.9 590 37.7 34.0-41.5 226 14.5 11.9-17.5 75 5.4 3.7- 7.9
REGION**
Region I 464 105 17.5 13.3-22.7 119 27.0 21.0-34.0 144 32.4 25.9-39.7 58 15.1 10.6-20.9 38 8.0 5.2-12.2
Region II 479 117 22.9 17.9-28.7 103 22.2 17.5-27.8 171 35.9 29.8-42.6 61 12.1 8.3-17.4 27 6.9 4.0-11.6
Region III 518 102 14.8 10.6-20.3 121 23.2 17.8-29.7 199 44.3 37.4-51.4 69 10.6 7.3-15.0 27 7.1 3.8-13.0
Region IV 418 90 25.8 19.8-32.9 118 27.2 21.9-33.2 128 27.8 21.8-34.7 55 13.7 9.5-19.2 27 5.5 3.3- 9.0
Region V 443 105 22.1 16.9-28.3 103 25.2 18.5-33.2 164 37.8 31.4-44.7 48 8.6 6.0-12.3 23 6.3 2.9-13.0
Region VI 485 114 22.0 17.1-27.9 101 23.3 17.9-29.6 158 30.8 25.0-37.2 72 17.4 11.5-25.5 40 6.5 4.3- 9.7
Region VII 463 123 26.6 20.3-33.9 112 23.9 17.6-31.7 153 30.9 24.3-38.4 51 15.3 9.8-22.9 24 3.3 1.8- 6.1
Region VIII 482 87 15.5 11.6-20.4 116 21.5 16.9-26.8 186 40.9 34.6-47.5 56 10.9 7.5-15.5 37 11.3 6.8-18.2

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

** 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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