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Percentages of 1998 Physical Activity in Montanans in relationship to age, education, income, race (Source: Montana BRFSS 1998.  This study will not be duplicated until 2012):

All Adults:
  No Physical Activity       Regular,
Sustained
Activity
Regular and
Intensive
Activity
(Obj. 1.4)
All Adults: Total No. No. % (CI) No. % (CI) No. % (CI)
1998 1799 456 25 (2) 395 22 (2) 250 13 (2)
MALE 784 185 23 (3) 168 22 (3) 106 13 (2)
FEMALE 1015 271 27 (3) 227 23 (3) 144 14 (2)

Age:
  No Physical Activity       Regular,
Sustained
Activity
Regular and
Intensive
Activity
(Obj. 1.4)
Age Total No. No. % (CI) No. % (CI) No. % (CI)
18 - 29 313 37 13 (4) 96 31 (6) 45 13 (4)
30 - 44 548 119 22 (4) 112 21 (4) 81 14 (3)
45 - 64 551 154 28 (4) 116 21 (4) 77 14 (3)
65+ 384 145 38 (5) 71 19 (4) 47 12 (3)

Education:
  No Physical Activity       Regular,
Sustained
Activity
Regular and
Intensive
Activity
(Obj. 1.4)
Education Total No. No. % (CI) No. % (CI) No. % (CI)
< High School 176 84 44 (8) 26 17 (7) 13 7 (4)
High School 601 173 29 (4) 116 20 (4) 61 10 (3)
Some College 547 125 23 (4) 114 21 (4) 75 13 (3)
College Degree 474 73 15 (3) 139 30 (5) 101 21 (4)

IncoMe:
  No Physical Activity       Regular,
Sustained
Activity
Regular and
Intensive
Activity
(Obj. 1.4)
Income Total No. No. % (CI) No. % (CI) No. % (CI)
<$10,000 80 26 35 (13) 19 24 (11) 15 15 (7)
$10,000 - $19,000 291 72 25 (5) 62 21 (5) 42 12 (4)
$20,000 - $34,000 464 127 28 (4) 89 19 (4) 47 10 (3)
$35,000 - $49,000 263 38 15 (5) 74 30 (6) 40 15 (4)
$50,000+ 267 42 16 (5) 67 24 (6) 60 22 (5)

Race:
  No Physical Activity       Regular,
Sustained
Activity
Regular and
Intensive
Activity
(Obj. 1.4)
Race Total No. No. % (CI) No. % (CI) No. % (CI)
White, Non-Hispanic 1677 418 25 (2) 372 23 (2) 232 13 (2)
Non-white or Hispanic 118 36 32 (10) 23 18 (8) 18 13 (6)

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