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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 Demographics

Exercise

During the past month, other than your regular job, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises
such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,278 4,607 73.8 72.5-75.1 1,671 26.2 24.9-27.5
Region 7 846 632 74.3 70.7-77.5 214 25.7 22.5-29.3
GENDER
Male 361 263 70.8 65.1-75.9 98 29.2 24.1-34.9
Female 485 369 77.5 72.9-81.4 116 22.5 18.6-27.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 513 400 77.6 73.1-81.5 113 22.4 18.5-26.9
Non-Hispanic Black 193 133 65.8 57.4-73.3 60 34.2 26.7-42.6
Other 132 93 74.4 65.9-81.3 39 25.6 18.7-34.1
AGE
18-44 356 281 78.2 72.8-82.8 75 21.8 17.2-27.2
44-64 294 217 73.5 67.5-78.8 77 26.5 21.2-32.5
65+ 188 128 64.7 56.0-72.6 60 35.3 27.4-44.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 286 174 62.4 55.8-68.7 112 37.6 31.3-44.2
Some College + 558 456 80.9 76.8-84.4 102 19.1 15.6-23.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 338 230 68.9 62.9-74.4 108 31.1 25.6-37.1
$50,000+ 345 292 83.7 78.8-87.6 53 16.3 12.4-21.2

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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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