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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-MALES

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
-MALES 4,977 3,730 77.0 74.9-79.0 1,247 23.0 21.0-25.1
RACE
White 3,961 3,011 78.4 76.1-80.5 950 21.6 19.5-23.9
African American 617 418 69.7 63.6-75.2 199 30.3 24.8-36.4
Other Minorities 352 262 78.5 70.8-84.7 90 21.5 15.3-29.2
AGE
18-24 205 173 85.0 76.2-90.9 32 15.0 9.1-23.8
25-34 421 338 80.2 74.2-85.2 83 19.8 14.8-25.8
35-44 729 581 76.2 70.9-80.8 148 23.8 19.2-29.1
45-54 1,049 797 77.1 73.1-80.7 252 22.9 19.3-26.9
55-64 1,090 779 71.7 67.8-75.3 311 28.3 24.7-32.2
65+ 1,460 1,043 71.9 68.3-75.2 417 28.1 24.8-31.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 691 397 64.2 56.9-70.9 294 35.8 29.1-43.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,455 1,015 72.0 67.6-75.9 440 28.0 24.1-32.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,171 866 76.2 71.9-80.0 305 23.8 20.0-28.1
College Graduate 1,650 1,445 89.1 86.8-91.0 205 10.9 9.0-13.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 427 243 63.1 53.4-71.9 184 36.9 28.1-46.6
$15,000- 24,999 726 462 65.6 59.1-71.5 264 34.4 28.5-40.9
$25,000- 34,999 510 339 68.2 59.7-75.6 171 31.8 24.4-40.3
$35,000- 49,999 645 479 71.7 65.7-77.1 166 28.3 22.9-34.3
$50,000- 74,999 721 583 80.5 75.8-84.5 138 19.5 15.5-24.2
$75,000+ 1,340 1,180 90.2 87.9-92.1 160 9.8 7.9-12.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,644 1,015 65.4 61.4-69.3 629 34.6 30.7-38.6
No 2,998 2,461 82.1 79.5-84.5 537 17.9 15.5-20.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,548 1,148 75.6 72.1-78.8 400 24.4 21.2-27.9
Non-Veteran 3,023 2,262 77.3 74.7-79.8 761 22.7 20.2-25.3

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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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