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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 812 393 47.5 43.6-51.4 195 23.6 20.5-27.0 224 28.9 25.4-32.7
GENDER
Male 346 166 47.1 41.3-53.1 77 20.7 16.5-25.7 103 32.1 26.7-38.1
Female 466 227 47.8 42.7-53.0 118 26.2 21.8-31.0 121 26.0 21.6-30.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 491 258 52.8 47.8-57.8 119 23.3 19.4-27.7 114 23.9 19.8-28.6
Non-Hispanic Black 184 79 38.8 31.0-47.2 40 20.4 14.7-27.5 65 40.8 32.7-49.5
Other 130 53 40.7 32.0-50.1 34 29.0 20.9-38.7 43 30.3 22.6-39.3
AGE
18-44 344 160 45.2 39.4-51.1 102 28.9 23.9-34.5 82 25.9 20.8-31.8
44-64 288 145 51.4 45.0-57.8 65 21.2 16.6-26.7 78 27.4 22.0-33.5
65+ 178 88 46.9 38.5-55.4 28 13.4 9.0-19.3 62 39.8 31.4-48.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 269 104 38.9 32.5-45.8 47 16.6 12.2-22.2 118 44.5 37.7-51.4
Some College + 543 289 52.2 47.5-57.0 148 27.4 23.4-31.8 106 20.4 16.7-24.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 328 147 44.5 38.4-50.9 68 20.6 16.0-26.1 113 34.8 29.0-41.2
$50,000+ 337 188 54.4 48.6-60.2 94 28.3 23.3-33.8 55 17.3 13.2-22.3

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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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