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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 409 310 78.5 73.1-83.1 99 21.5 16.9-26.9
GENDER
Male 160 131 82.4 73.3-88.9 29 17.6 11.1-26.7
Female 249 179 74.6 67.8-80.5 70 25.4 19.5-32.2
RACE
White 307 242 82.5 77.0-86.9 65 17.5 13.1-23.0
Other 102 68 69.4 56.9-79.6 34 30.6 20.4-43.1
AGE
18-44 110 90 83.6 73.8-90.3 20 16.4 9.7-26.2
45+ 294 216 74.4 67.8-80.1 78 25.6 19.9-32.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 86 71.6 61.6-79.9 49 28.4 20.1-38.4
Some College + 274 224 81.7 75.0-87.0 50 18.3 13.0-25.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 113 69.3 59.4-77.6 60 30.7 22.4-40.6
$50,000+ 185 161 86.7 79.4-91.7 24 13.3 8.3-20.6

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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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