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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 461 121 26.8 22.2-31.9 204 44.4 39.2-49.7 136 28.8 24.3-33.7
GENDER
Male 205 69 32.4 25.2-40.6 90 44.9 37.0-52.9 46 22.7 16.8-30.0
Female 256 52 21.2 16.1-27.6 114 44.0 37.3-50.9 90 34.8 28.5-41.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 259 83 30.3 24.4-37.0 106 42.8 36.1-49.7 70 26.9 21.4-33.3
Non-Hispanic Black 133 25 23.7 15.1-35.2 61 46.1 36.1-56.3 47 30.2 22.2-39.7
Other 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 170 37 26.1 18.9-34.9 88 48.2 39.8-56.6 45 25.7 19.1-33.6
44-64 176 41 21.0 15.2-28.2 81 47.2 39.1-55.5 54 31.8 24.7-39.8
65+ 114 43 37.9 28.8-47.9 35 30.8 22.3-40.8 36 31.4 22.8-41.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 178 48 29.4 21.7-38.4 68 39.3 31.4-47.9 62 31.3 24.2-39.4
Some College + 282 73 25.2 20.0-31.4 136 48.7 42.1-55.4 73 26.0 20.7-32.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 45 21.9 15.6-29.9 103 49.6 41.7-57.5 65 28.5 22.1-35.9
$50,000+ 159 51 31.1 23.7-39.5 73 44.8 36.5-53.4 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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