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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 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 8 623 450 72.7 68.4-76.6 173 27.3 23.4-31.6
GENDER
Male 258 194 74.6 67.7-80.3 64 25.4 19.7-32.3
Female 365 256 70.9 65.2-76.0 109 29.1 24.0-34.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 413 308 76.4 71.4-80.7 105 23.6 19.3-28.6
Non-Hispanic Black 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 85 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 196 158 79.2 72.0-84.9 38 20.8 15.1-28.0
44-64 233 156 66.1 58.8-72.8 77 33.9 27.2-41.2
65+ 184 130 68.9 60.3-76.4 54 31.1 23.6-39.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 259 156 62.9 55.8-69.5 103 37.1 30.5-44.2
Some College + 362 292 81.2 75.9-85.5 70 18.8 14.5-24.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 294 194 66.5 59.9-72.5 100 33.5 27.5-40.1
$50,000+ 202 174 86.5 79.8-91.2 28 13.5 8.8-20.2

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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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