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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Exercise

Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines* (2-LEVEL)
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Met both guidelines Did not meet both guidelines
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,949 1,088 18.9 17.7-20.1 4,861 81.1 79.9-82.3
Region 7 806 154 19.6 16.7-22.9 652 80.4 77.1-83.3
GENDER
Male 344 72 20.1 15.7-25.3 272 79.9 74.7-84.3
Female 462 82 19.2 15.4-23.6 380 80.8 76.4-84.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 489 98 20.2 16.6-24.5 391 79.8 75.5-83.4
Non-Hispanic Black 182 30 18.6 12.6-26.5 152 81.4 73.5-87.4
Other 128 25 19.5 13.1-27.9 103 80.5 72.1-86.9
AGE
18-44 341 74 21.9 17.4-27.2 267 78.1 72.8-82.6
44-64 286 53 19.1 14.6-24.7 233 80.9 75.3-85.4
65+ 177 27 14.3 9.5-21.1 150 85.7 78.9-90.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 266 30 11.8 8.0-17.1 236 88.2 82.9-92.0
Some College + 540 124 23.9 20.0-28.2 416 76.1 71.8-80.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 325 52 16.4 12.2-21.6 273 83.6 78.4-87.8
$50,000+ 336 84 24.9 20.2-30.3 252 75.1 69.7-79.8

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*This is a new recommendation (initiated in 2011) based on the type of physical activity respondents reported doing in the past month.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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