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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 586 476 83.2 79.1-86.7 110 16.8 13.3-20.9
GENDER
Male 242 211 88.4 82.8-92.4 31 11.6 7.6-17.2
Female 344 265 78.3 72.0-83.4 79 21.7 16.6-28.0
RACE
White 434 362 87.6 84.1-90.4 72 12.4 9.6-15.9
Other 151 114 76.2 66.6-83.7 37 23.8 16.3-33.4
AGE
18-44 205 171 83.5 76.5-88.7 34 16.5 11.3-23.5
45+ 375 300 82.7 78.0-86.7 75 17.3 13.3-22.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 103 74.9 64.2-83.3 37 25.1 16.7-35.8
Some College + 445 372 86.4 82.4-89.6 73 13.6 10.4-17.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 161 75.6 66.6-82.7 52 24.4 17.3-33.4
$50,000+ 311 266 87.0 82.2-90.7 45 13.0 9.3-17.8

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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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