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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 447 297 70.2 64.1-75.7 150 29.8 24.3-35.9
GENDER
Male 176 125 75.0 65.8-82.4 51 25.0 17.6-34.2
Female 271 172 65.3 57.0-72.8 99 34.7 27.2-43.0
RACE
White 363 247 69.5 62.8-75.6 116 30.5 24.4-37.2
Other 82 48 71.2 57.3-81.9 34 28.8 18.1-42.7
AGE
18-44 99 73 75.1 63.1-84.2 26 24.9 15.8-36.9
45+ 345 222 66.6 59.9-72.6 123 33.4 27.4-40.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 228 132 64.1 54.5-72.7 96 35.9 27.3-45.5
Some College + 219 165 77.9 70.3-84.0 54 22.1 16.0-29.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 254 158 67.0 58.2-74.8 96 33.0 25.2-41.8
$50,000+ 132 102 78.0 66.8-86.2 30 22.0 13.8-33.2

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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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