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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 & 10 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 9 & 10 813 150 21.7 17.9-26.0 663 78.3 74.0-82.1
GENDER
Male 344 72 23.5 17.9-30.3 272 76.5 69.7-82.1
Female 469 78 19.9 15.2-25.7 391 80.1 74.3-84.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 534 89 20.0 15.7-25.1 445 80.0 74.9-84.3
Non-Hispanic Black 212 45 23.7 15.9-33.8 167 76.3 66.2-84.1
Other 57 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 212 56 29.0 21.9-37.4 156 71.0 62.6-78.1
44-64 339 63 18.7 14.2-24.2 276 81.3 75.8-85.8
65+ 260 31 11.5 7.6-16.8 229 88.5 83.2-92.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 334 44 17.2 12.0-24.1 290 82.8 75.9-88.0
Some College + 477 106 25.5 20.4-31.4 371 74.5 68.6-79.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 392 77 25.0 19.2-31.9 315 75.0 68.1-80.8
$50,000+ 268 51 18.4 13.3-24.9 217 81.6 75.1-86.7

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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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