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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-Non-Hispanic Black

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 6,278 4,607 73.8 72.5-75.1 1,671 26.2 24.9-27.5
-Non-Hispanic Black 1,188 830 70.4 67.2-73.5 358 29.6 26.5-32.8
GENDER
Male 441 322 73.0 67.8-77.6 119 27.0 22.4-32.2
Female 747 508 68.4 64.1-72.4 239 31.6 27.6-35.9
AGE
18-34 219 179 78.2 71.2-83.9 40 21.8 16.1-28.8
35-44 198 144 73.9 66.2-80.3 54 26.1 19.7-33.8
45-54 240 168 68.0 60.8-74.5 72 32.0 25.5-39.2
55-64 258 167 63.1 55.3-70.3 91 36.9 29.7-44.7
65-74 167 115 68.2 58.4-76.5 52 31.8 23.5-41.6
75+ 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 142 84 62.3 52.1-71.6 58 37.7 28.4-47.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 424 264 63.4 57.6-68.8 160 36.6 31.2-42.4
Some Post-H.S. 331 239 73.4 67.6-78.6 92 26.6 21.4-32.4
College Graduate 291 243 85.7 80.8-89.6 48 14.3 10.4-19.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 164 109 67.7 57.6-76.4 55 32.3 23.6-42.4
$15,000- 24,999 282 189 67.5 60.4-73.9 93 32.5 26.1-39.6
$25,000- 34,999 120 88 71.3 61.2-79.6 32 28.7 20.4-38.8
$35,000- 49,999 134 96 71.6 61.6-79.9 38 28.4 20.1-38.4
$50,000- 74,999 123 90 76.2 66.5-83.8 33 23.8 16.2-33.5
$75,000+ 128 109 86.5 78.8-91.7 19 13.5 8.3-21.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 339 196 58.6 51.9-64.9 143 41.4 35.1-48.1
No 845 632 74.5 70.8-77.9 213 25.5 22.1-29.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 152 123 80.7 72.2-87.1 29 19.3 12.9-27.8
Non-Veteran 1,035 706 69.0 65.4-72.4 329 31.0 27.6-34.6
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 452 324 71.6 66.4-76.2 128 28.4 23.8-33.6
Regional City or Suburban 202 136 70.8 63.0-77.5 66 29.2 22.5-37.0
Rural 534 370 69.0 63.7-73.9 164 31.0 26.1-36.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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