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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 Demographics

Exercise

Physical Activity Categories (CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Highly active Active Insufficently active Inactive
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,965 1,737 27.8 26.5-29.3 1,189 20.0 18.8-21.3 1,295 23.3 22.0-24.6 1,744 28.9 27.5-30.3
Region 5 732 219 28.5 24.9-32.4 160 21.6 18.4-25.2 162 22.9 19.5-26.7 191 27.0 23.3-31.0
GENDER
Male 308 101 30.0 24.7-36.0 71 22.7 18.0-28.2 69 23.3 18.3-29.1 67 24.0 18.7-30.2
Female 424 118 27.2 22.5-32.4 89 20.7 16.5-25.7 93 22.6 18.0-27.9 124 29.5 24.6-34.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 450 147 30.1 25.6-35.0 110 24.1 19.9-28.8 98 22.8 18.6-27.7 95 23.0 18.6-28.1
Non-Hispanic Black 166 40 24.1 17.2-32.7 31 19.8 13.5-28.2 39 23.6 17.1-31.6 56 32.5 24.9-41.1
Other 109 *** *** *** 16 12.5 7.2-20.8 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 279 72 25.9 20.5-32.2 62 22.3 17.2-28.4 81 28.9 23.1-35.4 64 22.9 17.7-29.1
44-64 262 82 29.6 23.8-36.0 61 23.5 18.3-29.7 53 18.2 13.7-23.9 66 28.7 22.7-35.5
65+ 187 65 33.7 26.5-41.8 37 17.2 12.2-23.5 28 17.0 11.5-24.3 57 32.1 24.5-40.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 247 62 25.7 19.8-32.6 44 16.9 12.3-22.8 44 19.3 13.9-26.2 97 38.1 31.2-45.5
Some College + 482 156 30.3 26.0-35.1 116 24.8 20.6-29.5 117 25.1 20.9-29.9 93 19.7 16.0-24.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 315 82 26.2 20.9-32.4 66 20.8 16.0-26.5 68 22.9 17.6-29.2 99 30.1 24.6-36.3
$50,000+ 278 95 31.2 25.6-37.5 67 24.7 19.3-30.9 72 26.2 20.6-32.6 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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