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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-WHITE 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
-WHITE MALES 4,766 3,650 79.7 78.1-81.2 1,116 20.3 18.8-21.9
AGE
18-24 122 102 86.4 78.4-91.7 20 13.6 8.3-21.6
25-34 385 337 87.9 83.4-91.3 48 12.1 8.7-16.6
35-44 707 573 81.9 78.3-85.0 134 18.1 15.0-21.7
45-54 939 694 74.1 70.4-77.4 245 25.9 22.6-29.6
55-64 1,136 837 74.0 70.7-76.9 299 26.0 23.1-29.3
65-74 863 676 80.4 77.2-83.3 187 19.6 16.7-22.8
75+ 594 417 72.0 67.6-76.1 177 28.0 23.9-32.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 572 331 62.2 55.9-68.0 241 37.8 32.0-44.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,362 951 71.6 68.0-75.0 411 28.4 25.0-32.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,128 889 83.1 80.1-85.7 239 16.9 14.3-19.9
College Graduate 1,698 1,473 89.2 87.3-90.8 225 10.8 9.2-12.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 334 186 62.4 54.7-69.5 148 37.6 30.5-45.3
$15,000- 24,999 620 404 64.2 58.4-69.7 216 35.8 30.3-41.6
$25,000- 34,999 482 325 66.8 59.9-73.1 157 33.2 26.9-40.1
$35,000- 49,999 721 553 78.1 73.8-81.9 168 21.9 18.1-26.2
$50,000-74,999 841 690 84.2 80.8-87.0 151 15.8 13.0-19.2
$75,000+ 1,343 1,174 89.4 87.2-91.2 169 10.6 8.8-12.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,726 1,118 66.7 63.5-69.8 608 33.3 30.2-36.5
No 2,921 2,440 85.5 83.7-87.1 481 14.5 12.9-16.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,848 1,412 79.0 76.5-81.3 436 21.0 18.7-23.5
Non-Veteran 2,914 2,234 80.0 78.0-81.9 680 20.0 18.1-22.0

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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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