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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Regions 1 & 2 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 6,527 4,925 76.7 75.4-78.0 1,602 23.3 22.0-24.6
Regions 1 & 2 1,067 801 75.8 72.0-79.1 266 24.2 20.9-28.0
GENDER
Male 467 374 79.6 74.1-84.1 93 20.4 15.9-25.9
Female 600 427 72.3 67.0-77.0 173 27.7 23.0-33.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 921 694 76.6 72.7-80.1 227 23.4 19.9-27.3
Non-Hispanic Black 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 97 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 275 224 80.2 72.9-86.0 51 19.8 14.0-27.1
45-64 377 290 77.7 71.7-82.7 87 22.3 17.3-28.3
65+ 398 273 67.6 61.4-73.3 125 32.4 26.7-38.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 438 287 67.9 61.6-73.6 151 32.1 26.4-38.4
Some College + 630 515 82.9 78.6-86.4 115 17.1 13.6-21.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 541 375 70.9 65.5-75.7 166 29.1 24.3-34.5
$50,000+ 326 287 86.4 79.9-91.1 39 13.6 8.9-20.1

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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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