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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 807 206 25.1 21.9-28.6 182 22.0 18.9-25.3 195 23.8 20.6-27.2 224 29.2 25.6-33.0
GENDER
Male 343 84 24.3 19.6-29.7 79 22.2 17.7-27.4 77 21.0 16.7-26.0 103 32.5 27.1-38.5
Female 464 122 25.9 21.7-30.6 103 21.7 17.8-26.3 118 26.3 21.9-31.1 121 26.1 21.7-31.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 488 137 27.9 23.6-32.5 118 24.5 20.4-29.1 119 23.5 19.6-27.9 114 24.1 20.0-28.9
Non-Hispanic Black 184 40 21.5 15.4-29.3 39 17.2 12.1-24.0 40 20.4 14.7-27.5 65 40.8 32.7-49.5
Other 128 27 19.9 13.6-28.0 24 20.0 13.4-28.8 34 29.4 21.2-39.2 43 30.7 22.9-39.8
AGE
18-44 343 71 21.4 16.9-26.7 88 23.7 19.1-28.9 102 29.0 23.9-34.6 82 26.0 20.9-31.8
44-64 284 71 25.6 20.3-31.6 70 24.8 19.6-30.9 65 21.7 17.0-27.2 78 27.9 22.5-34.1
65+ 178 64 35.3 27.7-43.7 24 11.6 7.4-17.7 28 13.4 9.0-19.3 62 39.8 31.4-48.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 268 51 19.2 14.4-25.0 52 19.1 14.3-24.9 47 16.8 12.4-22.4 118 44.9 38.2-51.9
Some College + 539 155 28.4 24.3-32.8 130 23.5 19.7-27.8 148 27.6 23.6-32.0 106 20.5 16.8-24.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 326 81 23.4 18.6-28.9 64 20.5 15.7-26.2 68 20.9 16.2-26.4 113 35.3 29.3-41.7
$50,000+ 334 90 27.2 22.3-32.7 95 26.9 22.1-32.3 94 28.5 23.5-34.1 55 17.4 13.3-22.5

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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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