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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Exercise

Adults that participated in 300 minutes (or vigorous equivalent minutes)
of physical activity per week (CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
300+ minutes 1-300 minutes 0 minutes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,965 1,737 27.8 26.5-29.3 2,484 43.3 41.7-44.8 1,744 28.9 27.5-30.3
Region 5 732 219 28.5 24.9-32.4 322 44.5 40.4-48.8 191 27.0 23.3-31.0
GENDER
Male 308 101 30.0 24.7-36.0 140 46.0 39.8-52.3 67 24.0 18.7-30.2
Female 424 118 27.2 22.5-32.4 182 43.3 37.7-49.0 124 29.5 24.6-34.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 450 147 30.1 25.6-35.0 208 46.9 41.6-52.2 95 23.0 18.6-28.1
Non-Hispanic Black 166 40 24.1 17.2-32.7 70 43.4 34.9-52.3 56 32.5 24.9-41.1
Other 109 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 279 72 25.9 20.5-32.2 143 51.2 44.4-57.9 64 22.9 17.7-29.1
44-64 262 82 29.6 23.8-36.0 114 41.8 35.3-48.5 66 28.7 22.7-35.5
65+ 187 65 33.7 26.5-41.8 65 34.1 26.9-42.2 57 32.1 24.5-40.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 247 62 25.7 19.8-32.6 88 36.2 29.5-43.6 97 38.1 31.2-45.5
Some College + 482 156 30.3 26.0-35.1 233 49.9 44.9-55.0 93 19.7 16.0-24.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 315 82 26.2 20.9-32.4 134 43.7 37.3-50.3 99 30.1 24.6-36.3
$50,000+ 278 95 31.2 25.6-37.5 139 50.8 44.1-57.5 44 17.9 13.0-24.2

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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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