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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham County

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 15,824 11,420 75.4 74.4-76.3 4,404 24.6 23.7-25.6
-Durham County 395 303 75.5 67.9-81.8 92 24.5 18.2-32.1
GENDER
Male 146 112 75.0 61.7-84.8 34 25.0 15.2-38.3
Female 249 191 76.2 69.1-82.1 58 23.8 17.9-30.9
RACE
White 224 183 83.7 77.4-88.5 41 16.3 11.5-22.6
Other 167 118 69.6 57.7-79.4 49 30.4 20.6-42.3
AGE
18-44 135 111 76.7 63.8-86.0 24 23.3 14.0-36.2
45+ 258 191 74.0 67.1-79.8 67 26.0 20.2-32.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 69 55.2 41.2-68.4 49 44.8 31.6-58.8
Some College + 277 234 88.0 82.9-91.7 43 12.0 8.3-17.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 169 113 64.6 51.5-75.8 56 35.4 24.2-48.5
$50,000+ 183 159 86.6 79.9-91.3 24 13.4 8.7-20.1

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^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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