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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 379 325 82.8 76.5-87.6 54 17.2 12.4-23.5
GENDER
Male 153 130 80.6 69.4-88.3 23 19.4 11.7-30.6
Female 226 195 85.2 78.9-89.8 31 14.8 10.2-21.1
RACE
White 309 272 87.5 82.4-91.3 37 12.5 8.7-17.6
Other 68 52 69.6 52.4-82.7 16 30.4 17.3-47.6
AGE
18-44 90 75 81.0 67.2-89.9 15 19.0 10.1-32.8
45+ 283 246 84.0 78.1-88.6 37 16.0 11.4-21.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 53 55.0 40.2-69.0 31 45.0 31.0-59.8
Some College + 294 271 91.4 86.1-94.8 23 8.6 5.2-13.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 105 64.0 51.8-74.6 34 36.0 25.4-48.2
$50,000+ 195 181 91.5 84.4-95.6 14 8.5 4.4-15.6

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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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