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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 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 6 562 393 70.8 66.2-75.1 169 29.2 24.9-33.8
GENDER
Male 250 189 73.2 65.8-79.5 61 26.8 20.5-34.2
Female 312 204 68.6 62.5-74.1 108 31.4 25.9-37.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 314 219 69.8 63.3-75.5 95 30.2 24.5-36.7
Non-Hispanic Black 163 113 71.5 62.5-79.0 50 28.5 21.0-37.5
Other 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 216 168 77.0 69.5-83.1 48 23.0 16.9-30.5
45-64 181 117 63.9 55.6-71.6 64 36.1 28.4-44.4
65+ 159 106 66.8 58.1-74.5 53 33.2 25.5-41.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 235 155 66.4 58.7-73.3 80 33.6 26.7-41.3
Some College + 325 236 74.8 69.3-79.6 89 25.2 20.4-30.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 293 190 65.1 58.1-71.5 103 34.9 28.5-41.9
$50,000+ 159 131 84.5 77.8-89.4 28 15.5 10.6-22.2

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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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