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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

During the past month, 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%)
TOTAL 893 624 71.3 67.6-74.7 269 28.7 25.3-32.4
AGE
18-24 60 48 81.6 66.7-90.8 12 18.4 9.2-33.3
25-34 141 109 75.1 66.0-82.4 32 24.9 17.6-34.0
35-44 177 131 76.9 69.0-83.3 46 23.1 16.7-31.0
45-54 176 126 73.9 65.7-80.8 50 26.1 19.2-34.3
55-64 168 106 64.0 55.2-72.0 62 36.0 28.0-44.8
65-74 105 64 56.1 44.1-67.4 41 43.9 32.6-55.9
75+ 61 36 61.6 46.2-75.0 25 38.4 25.0-53.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 222 123 55.7 47.7-63.5 99 44.3 36.5-52.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 334 220 68.4 62.2-73.9 114 31.6 26.1-37.8
Some Post-H.S. 191 154 83.5 76.8-88.5 37 16.5 11.5-23.2
College Graduate 143 125 82.9 73.6-89.4 18 17.1 10.6-26.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 146 79 55.1 45.3-64.5 67 44.9 35.5-54.7
$15,000- 24,999 177 112 63.9 54.6-72.2 65 36.1 27.8-45.4
$25,000- 34,999 111 88 80.1 70.8-87.0 23 19.9 13.0-29.2
$35,000- 49,999 123 91 74.2 64.3-82.1 32 25.8 17.9-35.7
$50,000-74,999 98 82 83.2 73.1-90.0 16 16.8 10.0-26.9
$75,000+ 65 58 89.3 76.7-95.5 7 10.7 4.5-23.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 308 188 62.7 56.2-68.8 120 37.3 31.2-43.8
No 542 406 75.4 70.9-79.5 136 24.6 20.5-29.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 262 190 72.4 65.3-78.5 72 27.6 21.5-34.7
Non-Veteran 597 408 70.7 66.3-74.9 189 29.3 25.1-33.7
Currently Serving 28 22 74.3 50.0-89.3 6 25.7 10.7-50.0

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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