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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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 6,527 4,925 76.7 75.4-78.0 1,602 23.3 22.0-24.6
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Regions 1 & 2 1,068 802 75.8 72.1-79.2 266 24.2 20.8-27.9
Region 3 574 427 73.0 68.4-77.3 147 27.0 22.7-31.6
Region 4 1,092 852 78.6 75.8-81.2 240 21.4 18.8-24.2
Region 5 700 554 77.5 73.5-81.0 146 22.5 19.0-26.5
Region 6 562 393 70.8 66.2-75.1 169 29.2 24.9-33.8
Region 7 817 649 81.6 78.5-84.4 168 18.4 15.6-21.5
Region 8 591 431 73.4 69.2-77.3 160 26.6 22.7-30.8
Region 9 497 349 72.1 66.9-76.8 148 27.9 23.2-33.1
Region 10 628 470 76.0 72.0-79.6 158 24.0 20.4-28.0
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,338 1,695 74.3 72.1-76.5 643 25.7 23.5-27.9
Piedmont 2,951 2,308 78.5 76.8-80.2 643 21.5 19.8-23.2
Western NC 1,240 924 73.9 70.3-77.1 316 26.1 22.9-29.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 950 716 76.7 72.8-80.2 234 23.3 19.8-27.2
Northwest 923 680 72.4 68.8-75.7 243 27.6 24.3-31.2
Charlotte 875 693 80.3 77.2-83.0 182 19.7 17.0-22.8
Greensboro 545 425 75.9 71.4-79.9 120 24.1 20.1-28.6
Southern Regional 620 436 71.6 67.3-75.6 184 28.4 24.4-32.7
Southeast 352 255 72.3 66.7-77.3 97 27.7 22.7-33.3
Wake 890 721 81.6 78.4-84.4 169 18.4 15.6-21.6
Area L & Eastern 1,374 1,001 76.1 73.2-78.9 373 23.9 21.1-26.8

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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 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.

^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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