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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Physical Activity

On days when you do vigorous 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 #
Respondents
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 3,614 606 15.2 13.4-17.3 879 25.2 22.8-27.7 1,216 34.6 31.9-37.3 542 15.0 13.0-17.2 371 10.0 8.3-12.0
GENDER
Male 1,719 255 11.9 9.7-14.5 383 22.4 19.3-26.0 566 35.3 31.5-39.3 294 17.2 14.3-20.6 221 13.2 10.5-16.4
Female 1,895 351 19.9 17.0-23.2 496 28.9 25.5-32.6 650 33.5 30.2-37.0 248 11.9 9.9-14.3 150 5.7 4.4- 7.3
RACE
White 2,492 402 15.4 13.2-17.8 618 25.2 22.6-28.1 870 37.0 34.0-40.2 361 14.0 11.9-16.3 241 8.4 6.8-10.4
African American 871 155 12.2 9.2-15.9 210 26.1 20.5-32.6 281 31.3 25.4-37.8 139 18.3 13.4-24.3 86 12.2 8.1-17.9
Other 207 36 20.8 13.1-31.4 44 22.0 14.2-32.4 59 27.0 18.7-37.2 37 14.6 9.0-22.9 31 15.6 8.9-25.9
HISPANIC
Yes 67 11 22.9 10.1-44.1 17 31.4 16.1-52.2 20 23.4 12.0-40.7 10 15.6 6.7-32.1 9 6.6 2.2-18.4
No 3,508 584 14.9 13.0-16.9 855 25.0 22.5-27.5 1,191 35.1 32.4-37.9 527 15.1 13.1-17.3 351 10.0 8.3-12.1
AGE
18-24 152 26 14.5 8.7-23.2 38 25.1 16.5-36.1 43 26.2 17.6-37.1 27 17.7 10.6-28.1 18 16.6 9.4-27.6
25-34 356 64 15.5 11.2-21.2 97 25.1 19.6-31.4 118 37.6 30.7-45.1 55 17.5 12.5-23.9 22 4.3 2.5- 7.2
35-44 601 89 13.9 10.4-18.4 145 25.9 20.9-31.6 233 38.5 33.1-44.2 78 12.9 9.7-17.1 56 8.7 5.9-12.8
45-54 763 120 15.6 12.3-19.5 189 27.3 23.0-32.1 270 35.1 30.6-39.8 104 11.7 9.0-15.0 80 10.4 7.8-13.8
55-64 859 150 17.1 13.6-21.4 211 23.7 19.7-28.3 277 31.8 27.3-36.7 125 14.9 11.5-19.1 96 12.4 8.4-17.9
65+ 883 157 15.7 12.6-19.4 199 22.0 18.5-26.1 275 33.6 29.0-38.4 153 17.4 14.1-21.1 99 11.3 8.7-14.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 283 48 13.1 8.6-19.3 58 23.9 16.4-33.4 73 22.2 15.6-30.5 41 19.4 12.0-29.6 63 21.5 13.9-31.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 987 163 15.8 12.3-20.0 220 22.2 17.6-27.6 285 30.4 25.2-36.3 181 16.3 12.5-21.1 138 15.2 11.2-20.3
Some Post-H.S. 962 164 15.6 12.3-19.7 244 25.4 21.2-30.2 312 32.9 28.1-38.1 140 15.6 12.2-19.9 102 10.4 7.4-14.4
College Graduate 1,378 231 15.1 12.2-18.6 356 27.6 23.8-31.8 544 41.2 37.1-45.5 180 12.6 10.0-15.9 67 3.4 2.3- 4.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 252 52 11.7 7.0-18.7 54 28.3 18.3-41.0 68 23.2 13.2-37.5 34 13.8 8.5-21.8 44 23.1 13.5-36.5
$15,000- $24,999 501 92 15.9 11.0-22.4 117 24.9 17.9-33.5 144 26.2 19.9-33.8 84 17.2 12.2-23.8 64 15.8 10.3-23.5
$25,000- $34,999 382 59 18.2 12.0-26.5 89 26.7 19.1-36.1 111 28.7 21.8-36.8 78 19.3 13.4-27.0 45 7.1 4.6-10.8
$35,000- $49,999 519 88 16.1 11.5-21.9 129 23.8 18.3-30.3 166 31.3 24.6-38.9 74 15.1 10.2-21.7 62 13.8 9.1-20.4
$50,000+ 1,536 237 15.3 12.6-18.3 405 26.0 22.8-29.6 578 39.3 35.6-43.2 204 13.0 10.6-15.8 112 6.4 4.7- 8.6
REGION**
Region I 451 81 20.0 14.0-27.6 118 25.2 19.9-31.4 140 33.4 27.1-40.4 64 11.7 7.8-17.0 48 9.8 6.5-14.5
Region II 464 78 15.2 11.3-20.2 115 28.2 22.3-35.0 163 33.8 27.8-40.3 70 15.5 11.1-21.3 38 7.3 4.6-11.2
Region III 503 73 13.9 9.8-19.2 111 21.1 15.8-27.4 191 38.0 31.3-45.3 82 14.7 10.7-19.8 46 12.4 7.8-19.0
Region IV 397 73 18.4 13.0-25.3 104 27.4 21.7-33.9 110 27.8 22.0-34.3 60 16.4 11.5-23.0 50 10.0 6.5-15.2
Region V 422 70 13.3 9.9-17.6 97 24.1 18.4-31.0 153 40.1 32.6-48.0 62 14.5 10.4-19.8 40 8.1 5.1-12.4
Region VI 463 78 15.1 11.0-20.3 109 25.6 19.8-32.3 151 31.5 25.6-38.0 65 13.6 9.5-19.0 60 14.4 8.7-22.7
Region VII 450 65 11.9 8.1-17.1 106 26.3 19.7-34.1 150 35.0 27.9-42.9 70 16.2 10.6-24.1 59 10.6 6.6-16.6
Region VIII 464 88 18.7 14.0-24.7 119 23.8 18.9-29.4 158 35.4 29.4-41.9 69 16.6 11.3-23.7 30 5.5 3.4- 8.7

*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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