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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-Males

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
-MALES 2,673 2,005 74.9 72.8-76.8 668 25.1 23.2-27.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,828 1,391 76.1 73.6-78.4 437 23.9 21.6-26.4
Non-Hispanic Black 441 322 73.0 67.8-77.6 119 27.0 22.4-32.2
Other 364 260 70.9 65.0-76.1 104 29.1 23.9-35.0
AGE
18-34 548 458 81.4 77.2-85.0 90 18.6 15.0-22.8
35-44 385 293 75.1 69.8-79.7 92 24.9 20.3-30.2
45-54 485 352 72.4 67.6-76.7 133 27.6 23.3-32.4
55-64 574 390 66.5 61.7-71.0 184 33.5 29.0-38.3
65-74 424 334 77.9 72.3-82.6 90 22.1 17.4-27.7
75+ 235 161 66.0 58.1-73.1 74 34.0 26.9-41.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 294 180 62.3 55.6-68.5 114 37.7 31.5-44.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 762 520 70.4 66.4-74.1 242 29.6 25.9-33.6
Some Post-H.S. 675 500 75.9 72.0-79.4 175 24.1 20.6-28.0
College Graduate 924 792 87.0 84.5-89.2 132 13.0 10.8-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 197 138 72.0 64.3-78.7 59 28.0 21.3-35.7
$15,000- 24,999 418 272 66.3 60.7-71.5 146 33.7 28.5-39.3
$25,000- 34,999 242 183 72.0 64.1-78.7 59 28.0 21.3-35.9
$35,000- 49,999 329 248 75.3 69.2-80.5 81 24.7 19.5-30.8
$50,000- 74,999 395 305 77.5 72.0-82.2 90 22.5 17.8-28.0
$75,000+ 679 573 84.8 81.4-87.7 106 15.2 12.3-18.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 661 430 64.7 60.1-69.1 231 35.3 30.9-39.9
No 2,002 1,568 77.9 75.6-80.0 434 22.1 20.0-24.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 725 536 75.5 71.6-79.0 189 24.5 21.0-28.4
Non-Veteran 1,936 1,458 74.6 72.2-76.9 478 25.4 23.1-27.8
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 790 637 79.4 75.9-82.5 153 20.6 17.5-24.1
Regional City or Suburban 605 464 76.2 72.0-79.9 141 23.8 20.1-28.0
Rural 1,278 904 70.6 67.4-73.7 374 29.4 26.3-32.6

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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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