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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 7,515 5,445 75.3 73.9-76.7 2,070 24.7 23.3-26.1
AGE
18-24 148 118 81.6 72.6-88.1 30 18.4 11.9-27.4
25-34 600 495 83.4 79.5-86.7 105 16.6 13.3-20.5
35-44 1,055 818 77.7 74.4-80.6 237 22.3 19.4-25.6
45-54 1,413 1,046 74.9 72.0-77.5 367 25.1 22.5-28.0
55-64 1,632 1,153 72.5 69.7-75.1 479 27.5 24.9-30.3
65-74 1,431 1,019 70.6 67.5-73.5 412 29.4 26.5-32.5
75+ 1,182 754 62.1 58.5-65.5 428 37.9 34.5-41.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 827 446 50.8 45.7-55.8 381 49.2 44.2-54.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,168 1,399 68.0 64.8-71.0 769 32.0 29.0-35.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,180 1,628 77.1 74.6-79.4 552 22.9 20.6-25.4
College Graduate 2,323 1,961 86.4 84.5-88.0 362 13.6 12.0-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 795 458 53.6 47.3-59.7 337 46.4 40.3-52.7
$15,000- 24,999 1,095 681 66.3 62.0-70.4 414 33.7 29.6-38.0
$25,000- 34,999 751 535 72.3 67.8-76.3 216 27.7 23.7-32.2
$35,000- 49,999 1,047 802 78.0 74.5-81.2 245 22.0 18.8-25.5
$50,000-74,999 1,058 829 81.6 78.7-84.3 229 18.4 15.7-21.3
$75,000+ 1,535 1,299 85.1 82.6-87.3 236 14.9 12.7-17.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,830 1,704 62.9 60.3-65.5 1,126 37.1 34.5-39.7
No 4,529 3,625 81.3 79.5-82.9 904 18.7 17.1-20.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 108 77.5 67.9-84.9 34 22.5 15.1-32.1
Non-Veteran 7,373 5,337 75.3 73.8-76.7 2,036 24.7 23.3-26.2

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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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