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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Exercise

Adults that participated in 150 minutes (or vigorous equivalent minutes)
of physical activity per week (CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
150+ minutes 1-149 minutes 0 minutes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,999 2,960 48.1 46.6-49.7 1,295 23.1 21.8-24.5 1,744 28.7 27.3-30.2
Region 5 734 381 50.2 46.0-54.4 162 22.9 19.4-26.7 191 26.9 23.3-30.9
GENDER
Male 308 172 52.7 46.4-59.0 69 23.3 18.3-29.1 67 24.0 18.7-30.2
Female 426 209 48.1 42.5-53.8 93 22.5 18.0-27.8 124 29.4 24.5-34.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 452 259 54.3 49.0-59.6 98 22.7 18.5-27.6 95 22.9 18.5-28.0
Non-Hispanic Black 166 71 43.9 35.4-52.9 39 23.6 17.1-31.6 56 32.5 24.9-41.1
Other 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 279 134 48.2 41.5-55.0 81 28.9 23.1-35.4 64 22.9 17.7-29.1
44-64 262 143 53.1 46.3-59.8 53 18.2 13.7-23.9 66 28.7 22.7-35.5
65+ 189 104 51.4 43.1-59.6 28 16.8 11.4-24.1 57 31.8 24.2-40.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 249 108 42.9 35.8-50.2 44 19.2 13.8-26.1 97 37.9 31.0-45.2
Some College + 482 272 55.1 50.0-60.1 117 25.1 20.9-29.9 93 19.7 16.0-24.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 315 148 47.0 40.6-53.6 68 22.9 17.6-29.2 99 30.1 24.6-36.3
$50,000+ 279 163 56.0 49.2-62.6 72 26.1 20.6-32.5 44 17.9 13.0-24.1

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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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