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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 417 323 73.7 65.3-80.7 94 26.3 19.3-34.7
GENDER
Male 165 135 79.8 69.5-87.2 30 20.2 12.8-30.5
Female 252 188 68.3 55.6-78.7 64 31.7 21.3-44.4
RACE
White 259 207 80.2 72.1-86.4 52 19.8 13.6-27.9
Other 154 114 72.6 61.4-81.5 40 27.4 18.5-38.6
AGE
18-44 139 117 72.3 58.3-83.0 22 27.7 17.0-41.7
45+ 272 201 75.3 68.4-81.1 71 24.7 18.9-31.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 109 66 52.2 36.5-67.4 43 47.8 32.6-63.5
Some College + 307 257 85.7 78.8-90.6 50 14.3 9.4-21.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 165 109 58.1 44.2-70.8 56 41.9 29.2-55.8
$50,000+ 198 176 92.0 87.5-94.9 22 8.0 5.1-12.5

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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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