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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-MALES

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
-MALES 5,990 4,539 78.7 77.2-80.1 1,451 21.3 19.9-22.8
RACE
White 4,766 3,650 79.7 78.1-81.2 1,116 20.3 18.8-21.9
African American 727 539 79.0 75.0-82.4 188 21.0 17.6-25.0
Other Minorities 472 335 73.6 67.4-79.0 137 26.4 21.0-32.6
AGE
18-24 202 166 85.4 79.1-90.1 36 14.6 9.9-20.9
25-34 566 479 84.2 80.1-87.6 87 15.8 12.4-19.9
35-44 955 746 77.7 74.1-80.9 209 22.3 19.1-25.9
45-54 1,198 888 75.4 72.2-78.3 310 24.6 21.7-27.8
55-64 1,366 996 73.8 70.9-76.6 370 26.2 23.4-29.1
65-74 995 768 78.4 75.2-81.3 227 21.6 18.7-24.8
75+ 676 473 71.9 67.5-75.9 203 28.1 24.1-32.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 901 544 65.4 60.3-70.3 357 34.6 29.7-39.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,773 1,229 72.9 69.8-75.8 544 27.1 24.2-30.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,368 1,084 83.0 80.3-85.4 284 17.0 14.6-19.7
College Graduate 1,934 1,671 88.5 86.6-90.2 263 11.5 9.8-13.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 530 303 63.1 56.3-69.5 227 36.9 30.5-43.7
$15,000- 24,999 903 599 69.0 63.8-73.8 304 31.0 26.2-36.2
$25,000- 34,999 648 442 70.2 64.7-75.1 206 29.8 24.9-35.3
$35,000- 49,999 893 676 76.3 72.3-79.9 217 23.7 20.1-27.7
$50,000-74,999 961 790 84.0 80.5-86.9 171 16.0 13.1-19.5
$75,000+ 1,504 1,321 90.1 88.1-91.8 183 9.9 8.2-11.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,168 1,396 66.7 63.8-69.6 772 33.3 30.4-36.2
No 3,634 2,997 83.9 82.1-85.5 637 16.1 14.5-17.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 2,175 1,659 79.5 77.1-81.6 516 20.5 18.4-22.9
Non-Veteran 3,808 2,874 78.4 76.5-80.2 934 21.6 19.8-23.5

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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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