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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 7 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 7 817 649 81.6 78.5-84.4 168 18.4 15.6-21.5
GENDER
Male 351 282 82.7 78.0-86.6 69 17.3 13.4-22.0
Female 466 367 80.7 76.2-84.4 99 19.3 15.6-23.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 490 402 84.4 80.5-87.6 88 15.6 12.4-19.5
Non-Hispanic Black 207 153 75.2 67.6-81.4 54 24.8 18.6-32.4
Other 114 88 80.4 71.6-87.0 26 19.6 13.0-28.4
AGE
18-44 311 269 86.8 82.0-90.5 42 13.2 9.5-18.0
45-64 300 241 81.5 76.1-85.9 59 18.5 14.1-23.9
65+ 196 131 68.1 60.4-74.9 65 31.9 25.1-39.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 271 192 74.6 68.4-79.9 79 25.4 20.1-31.6
Some College + 543 455 85.5 81.8-88.5 88 14.5 11.5-18.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 323 234 76.4 70.8-81.2 89 23.6 18.8-29.2
$50,000+ 348 306 87.8 83.4-91.2 42 12.2 8.8-16.6

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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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