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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 13,266 9,476 73.6 72.2-74.9 3,790 26.4 25.1-27.8
-Buncombe County 399 321 84.2 79.5-88.0 78 15.8 12.0-20.5
GENDER
Male 145 122 87.4 80.2-92.2 23 12.6 7.8-19.8
Female 254 199 81.5 74.7-86.8 55 18.5 13.2-25.3
RACE
White 364 295 83.9 78.7-88.0 69 16.1 12.0-21.3
Other 32 23 85.7 70.4-93.8 9 14.3 6.2-29.6
AGE
18-44 107 97 89.2 79.8-94.5 10 10.8 5.5-20.2
45+ 291 223 79.6 74.2-84.0 68 20.4 16.0-25.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 121 85 79.8 71.0-86.5 36 20.2 13.5-29.0
Some College + 275 235 86.4 80.2-90.8 40 13.6 9.2-19.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 189 137 77.9 69.8-84.4 52 22.1 15.6-30.2
$50,000+ 160 147 91.7 85.5-95.4 13 8.3 4.6-14.5

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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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