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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 464 227 48.1 42.8-53.4 101 23.3 19.0-28.2 136 28.6 24.2-33.5
GENDER
Male 206 109 51.2 43.2-59.2 51 26.1 19.7-33.8 46 22.7 16.7-30.0
Female 258 118 45.1 38.3-52.0 50 20.5 15.3-26.9 90 34.4 28.3-41.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 261 142 50.7 43.8-57.5 49 22.6 17.0-29.4 70 26.7 21.2-33.0
Non-Hispanic Black 134 58 50.8 40.6-60.9 29 19.0 12.7-27.5 47 30.2 22.2-39.6
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 171 76 47.7 39.3-56.2 50 26.8 20.2-34.8 45 25.5 19.0-33.3
44-64 176 81 42.4 34.5-50.6 41 25.9 18.9-34.2 54 31.8 24.7-39.8
65+ 116 70 58.6 48.4-68.1 *** *** *** 36 31.1 22.5-41.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 180 82 47.8 39.3-56.4 36 21.3 15.1-29.2 62 30.9 23.9-38.9
Some College + 283 145 49.0 42.4-55.6 65 25.0 19.5-31.5 73 26.0 20.7-32.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 214 88 39.7 32.1-47.8 61 31.9 24.8-39.9 65 28.5 22.1-35.8
$50,000+ 159 96 58.3 49.6-66.4 28 17.6 12.0-25.2 35 24.1 17.5-32.3

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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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