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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-Males

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 6,527 4,925 76.7 75.4-78.0 1,602 23.3 22.0-24.6
-MALES 2,975 2,336 78.8 76.9-80.6 639 21.2 19.4-23.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 1,987 1,565 78.5 76.2-80.7 422 21.5 19.3-23.8
Non-Hispanic Black 516 395 77.6 72.9-81.7 121 22.4 18.3-27.1
Other 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 676 580 84.1 80.5-87.2 96 15.9 12.8-19.5
35-44 404 326 82.7 78.1-86.5 78 17.3 13.5-21.9
45-54 494 380 75.7 70.8-80.0 114 24.3 20.0-29.2
55-64 574 431 77.2 72.9-81.0 143 22.8 19.0-27.1
65-74 530 414 76.6 71.7-80.8 116 23.4 19.2-28.3
75+ 259 177 62.7 54.9-69.8 82 37.3 30.2-45.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 365 234 63.4 57.1-69.4 131 36.6 30.6-42.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 849 619 75.5 71.9-78.7 230 24.5 21.3-28.1
Some Post-H.S. 821 650 81.3 78.1-84.2 171 18.7 15.8-21.9
College Graduate 932 827 89.6 87.1-91.6 105 10.4 8.4-12.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 253 161 59.7 51.5-67.3 92 40.3 32.7-48.5
$15,000- 24,999 444 322 74.6 69.5-79.2 122 25.4 20.8-30.5
$25,000- 34,999 294 216 75.0 68.6-80.5 78 25.0 19.5-31.4
$35,000- 49,999 354 275 77.0 71.2-81.9 79 23.0 18.1-28.8
$50,000- 74,999 411 339 80.9 75.7-85.3 72 19.1 14.7-24.3
$75,000+ 761 674 88.5 85.6-90.9 87 11.5 9.1-14.4
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 684 446 65.3 60.5-69.8 238 34.7 30.2-39.5
No 1,888 1,546 81.7 79.5-83.8 342 18.3 16.2-20.5
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 786 531 67.8 63.4-71.8 255 32.2 28.2-36.6
No 2,105 1,743 82.7 80.7-84.6 362 17.3 15.4-19.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 855 670 79.9 76.5-82.9 185 20.1 17.1-23.5
Non-Veteran 2,116 1,663 78.5 76.2-80.6 453 21.5 19.4-23.8
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 826 687 84.3 81.3-86.8 139 15.7 13.2-18.7
Regional City or Suburban County 662 525 78.8 74.9-82.3 137 21.2 17.7-25.1
Rural 1,487 1,124 74.3 71.3-77.2 363 25.7 22.8-28.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,755 1,434 82.4 80.2-84.4 321 17.6 15.6-19.8
Unemployed 132 92 72.2 61.8-80.6 40 27.8 19.4-38.2
Retired 739 568 72.6 68.2-76.6 171 27.4 23.4-31.8
Unable to Work 232 140 60.7 52.2-68.6 92 39.3 31.4-47.8
Other not in Labor Force 104 91 88.0 79.4-93.3 13 12.0 6.7-20.6
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 261 186 71.3 63.9-77.7 75 28.7 22.3-36.1
101% to 150% 420 287 70.2 64.5-75.4 133 29.8 24.6-35.5
151% to 200% 205 151 72.4 64.4-79.2 54 27.6 20.8-35.6
More than 200% 1,514 1,277 84.3 82.0-86.4 237 15.7 13.6-18.0
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 578 425 72.4 67.1-77.2 153 27.6 22.8-32.9
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,085 830 75.5 72.2-78.6 255 24.5 21.4-27.8
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,312 1,081 82.7 80.2-85.0 231 17.3 15.0-19.8

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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