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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 585 285 48.0 43.2-52.8 119 21.2 17.5-25.4 181 30.8 26.6-35.5
GENDER
Male 244 125 50.9 43.7-58.1 50 19.4 14.4-25.7 69 29.7 23.3-36.9
Female 341 160 45.0 38.9-51.3 69 23.0 18.0-28.8 112 32.0 26.6-38.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 387 206 53.1 47.2-58.8 71 20.0 15.6-25.2 110 26.9 22.2-32.3
Non-Hispanic Black 111 *** *** *** 27 21.3 14.2-30.5 *** *** ***
Other 79 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 184 88 49.2 41.3-57.2 53 25.5 19.4-32.8 43 25.3 18.8-33.0
44-64 226 96 40.7 33.7-48.1 52 23.6 17.7-30.6 78 35.7 28.8-43.2
65+ 171 101 57.4 48.5-65.8 14 8.3 4.7-14.5 56 34.3 26.3-43.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 239 88 38.3 31.4-45.8 44 19.1 13.9-25.7 107 42.5 35.4-50.0
Some College + 344 196 56.5 50.2-62.5 74 22.7 17.9-28.3 74 20.8 16.2-26.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 281 111 40.7 34.1-47.5 67 22.8 17.7-28.8 103 36.6 30.2-43.4
$50,000+ 194 129 62.8 54.3-70.7 36 22.4 16.0-30.6 29 14.7 9.7-21.8

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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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