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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 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 9 497 349 72.1 66.9-76.8 148 27.9 23.2-33.1
GENDER
Male 210 152 71.8 63.3-79.0 58 28.2 21.0-36.7
Female 287 197 72.5 66.0-78.2 90 27.5 21.8-34.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 314 225 76.1 70.5-81.0 89 23.9 19.0-29.5
Non-Hispanic Black 140 97 68.0 57.1-77.3 43 32.0 22.7-42.9
Other 36 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 130 101 80.7 71.7-87.3 29 19.3 12.7-28.3
45-64 198 138 73.4 65.9-79.8 60 26.6 20.2-34.1
65+ 166 110 60.2 51.0-68.8 56 39.8 31.2-49.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 208 129 63.8 55.0-71.8 79 36.2 28.2-45.0
Some College + 288 220 79.5 73.7-84.3 68 20.5 15.7-26.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 237 147 64.4 56.6-71.6 90 35.6 28.4-43.4
$50,000+ 166 136 82.6 74.6-88.5 30 17.4 11.5-25.4

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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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