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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 370 299 82.5 77.0-86.9 71 17.5 13.1-23.0
GENDER
Male 145 113 81.0 71.8-87.7 32 19.0 12.3-28.2
Female 225 186 84.2 77.5-89.1 39 15.8 10.9-22.5
RACE
White 318 259 82.9 77.2-87.5 59 17.1 12.5-22.8
Other 49 38 81.4 62.7-91.9 11 18.6 8.1-37.3
AGE
18-44 82 70 86.0 74.3-92.9 12 14.0 7.1-25.7
45+ 286 227 79.9 73.8-84.9 59 20.1 15.1-26.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 74 76.3 63.7-85.5 29 23.7 14.5-36.3
Some College + 266 224 84.9 78.6-89.6 42 15.1 10.4-21.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 123 76.8 66.4-84.8 39 23.2 15.2-33.6
$50,000+ 160 139 87.6 80.8-92.3 21 12.4 7.7-19.2

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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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