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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 5 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
Region 5 700 554 77.5 73.5-81.0 146 22.5 19.0-26.5
GENDER
Male 341 274 78.2 72.5-83.0 67 21.8 17.0-27.5
Female 359 280 76.8 71.0-81.8 79 23.2 18.2-29.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 438 352 78.3 73.1-82.7 86 21.7 17.3-26.9
Non-Hispanic Black 161 122 73.8 65.2-81.0 39 26.2 19.0-34.8
Other 98 77 79.7 68.9-87.4 21 20.3 12.6-31.1
AGE
18-44 263 212 80.6 74.3-85.7 51 19.4 14.3-25.7
45-64 232 184 76.9 69.9-82.6 48 23.1 17.4-30.1
65+ 192 148 71.9 63.0-79.4 44 28.1 20.6-37.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 223 154 67.0 59.5-73.7 69 33.0 26.3-40.5
Some College + 477 400 83.5 79.0-87.3 77 16.5 12.7-21.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 302 222 70.7 64.2-76.5 80 29.3 23.5-35.8
$50,000+ 275 242 88.7 83.9-92.2 33 11.3 7.8-16.1

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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.

^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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