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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 350 242 72.0 65.8-77.4 108 28.0 22.6-34.2
GENDER
Male 133 104 80.0 70.9-86.8 29 20.0 13.2-29.1
Female 217 138 64.9 56.5-72.6 79 35.1 27.4-43.5
RACE
White 297 212 75.0 68.4-80.5 85 25.0 19.5-31.6
Other 53 30 59.3 42.4-74.3 23 40.7 25.7-57.6
AGE
18-44 95 72 77.6 66.8-85.7 23 22.4 14.3-33.2
45+ 251 166 66.7 59.4-73.3 85 33.3 26.7-40.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 193 116 59.0 49.8-67.6 77 41.0 32.4-50.2
Some College + 155 126 84.5 76.7-90.1 29 15.5 9.9-23.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 195 121 63.1 53.9-71.5 74 36.9 28.5-46.1
$50,000+ 86 72 85.4 75.5-91.7 14 14.6 8.3-24.5

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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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