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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-Whites

During the past month, other than your regular job, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises
such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,405 5,993 73.4 72.1-74.7 2,412 26.6 25.3-27.9
-Whites 5,869 4,315 75.5 74.0-76.9 1,554 24.5 23.1-26.0
GENDER
Male 2,294 1,747 76.8 74.5-79.0 547 23.2 21.0-25.5
Female 3,575 2,568 74.2 72.2-76.1 1,007 25.8 23.9-27.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 137 106 77.0 67.3-84.4 31 23.0 15.6-32.7
Non-Hispanic 5,719 4,199 75.4 73.9-76.9 1,520 24.6 23.1-26.1
AGE
18-34 772 657 85.5 82.5-88.1 115 14.5 11.9-17.5
35-44 688 537 76.3 72.1-80.0 151 23.7 20.0-27.9
45-54 970 709 71.3 67.3-75.0 261 28.7 25.0-32.7
55-64 1,226 887 71.9 68.7-75.0 339 28.1 25.0-31.3
65-74 1,185 874 74.7 71.4-77.8 311 25.3 22.2-28.6
75+ 988 624 62.9 58.6-66.9 364 37.1 33.1-41.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 581 321 58.2 52.7-63.5 260 41.8 36.5-47.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,579 1,048 70.0 67.0-72.9 531 30.0 27.1-33.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,645 1,192 76.0 73.3-78.5 453 24.0 21.5-26.7
College Graduate 2,058 1,751 87.8 85.9-89.4 307 12.2 10.6-14.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 564 324 63.3 57.8-68.6 240 36.7 31.4-42.2
$15,000- 24,999 888 565 65.8 61.4-69.9 323 34.2 30.1-38.6
$25,000- 34,999 531 367 68.2 62.7-73.3 164 31.8 26.7-37.3
$35,000- 49,999 721 554 76.1 71.8-79.9 167 23.9 20.1-28.2
$50,000- 74,999 707 590 84.0 80.4-87.0 117 16.0 13.0-19.6
$75,000+ 1,311 1,114 84.1 81.3-86.5 197 15.9 13.5-18.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,744 999 61.3 58.2-64.3 745 38.7 35.7-41.8
No 4,097 3,299 80.4 78.7-81.9 798 19.6 18.1-21.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 835 620 74.8 70.8-78.4 215 25.2 21.6-29.2
Non-Veteran 5,033 3,694 75.6 73.9-77.1 1,339 24.4 22.9-26.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,965 2,095 71.8 69.6-73.9 870 28.2 26.1-30.4
No 2,904 2,220 79.5 77.4-81.4 684 20.5 18.6-22.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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