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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-WHITES

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
-WHITES 12,281 9,095 77.4 76.4-78.4 3,186 22.6 21.6-23.6
GENDER
Males 4,766 3,650 79.7 78.1-81.2 1,116 20.3 18.8-21.9
Females 7,515 5,445 75.3 73.9-76.7 2,070 24.7 23.3-26.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 113 74 73.3 61.3-82.6 39 26.7 17.4-38.7
Non-Hispanic 12,144 9,007 77.5 76.4-78.5 3,137 22.5 21.5-23.6
AGE
18-24 270 220 84.1 78.3-88.5 50 15.9 11.5-21.7
25-34 985 832 85.6 82.7-88.1 153 14.4 11.9-17.3
35-44 1,762 1,391 79.7 77.4-81.9 371 20.3 18.1-22.6
45-54 2,352 1,740 74.5 72.2-76.6 612 25.5 23.4-27.8
55-64 2,768 1,990 73.2 71.1-75.2 778 26.8 24.8-28.9
65-74 2,294 1,695 75.0 72.7-77.1 599 25.0 22.9-27.3
75+ 1,776 1,171 65.8 63.0-68.5 605 34.2 31.5-37.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,399 777 56.7 52.6-60.7 622 43.3 39.3-47.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,530 2,350 69.7 67.4-72.0 1,180 30.3 28.0-32.6
Some Post-H.S. 3,308 2,517 79.7 77.8-81.4 791 20.3 18.6-22.2
College Graduate 4,021 3,434 87.8 86.5-88.9 587 12.2 11.1-13.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,129 644 57.1 52.1-61.9 485 42.9 38.1-47.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,715 1,085 65.5 62.0-68.8 630 34.5 31.2-38.0
$25,000- 34,999 1,233 860 69.6 65.5-73.4 373 30.4 26.6-34.5
$35,000- 49,999 1,768 1,355 78.1 75.3-80.6 413 21.9 19.4-24.7
$50,000-74,999 1,899 1,519 82.9 80.7-84.9 380 17.1 15.1-19.3
$75,000+ 2,878 2,473 87.4 85.8-88.9 405 12.6 11.1-14.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,556 2,822 64.7 62.6-66.7 1,734 35.3 33.3-37.4
No 7,450 6,065 83.3 82.1-84.5 1,385 16.7 15.5-17.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,990 1,520 78.9 76.5-81.1 470 21.1 18.9-23.5
Non-Veteran 10,287 7,571 77.2 76.0-78.3 2,716 22.8 21.7-24.0

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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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