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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity & Nutrition-MALES

Does your workplace offer any support for healthy eating or physical activity for its employees?

This may include offering healthy foods and drinks in vending machines, allowing for physical
activity breaks during the day, or providing informat ion on healthy eating or exercise.*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,183 1,128 50.1 46.8-53.5 1,055 49.9 46.5-53.2
-MALES 884 452 48.0 42.9-53.1 432 52.0 46.9-57.1
RACE
White 711 371 49.8 44.3-55.4 340 50.2 44.6-55.7
African American 97 48 47.4 33.7-61.5 49 52.6 38.5-66.3
Other Minorities 73 31 34.6 21.0-51.2 42 65.4 48.8-79.0
AGE
18-24 33 13 37.7 20.5-58.7 20 62.3 41.3-79.5
25-34 140 75 49.2 38.1-60.3 65 50.8 39.7-61.9
35-44 198 105 47.8 38.2-57.5 93 52.2 42.5-61.8
45-54 252 140 54.4 46.1-62.5 112 45.6 37.5-53.9
55-64 188 90 45.0 35.5-55.0 98 55.0 45.0-64.5
65+ 66 24 33.9 20.0-51.4 42 66.1 48.6-80.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 59 16 21.1 10.1-38.9 43 78.9 61.1-89.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 244 102 35.9 26.6-46.3 142 64.1 53.7-73.4
Some Post-H.S. 219 121 57.7 48.0-66.8 98 42.3 33.2-52.0
College Graduate 362 213 56.6 49.0-63.9 149 43.4 36.1-51.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 20 6 50.0 20.9-79.1 14 50.0 20.9-79.1
$15,000- 24,999 81 24 24.1 11.3-44.1 57 75.9 55.9-88.7
$25,000- 34,999 75 30 32.9 17.7-52.8 45 67.1 47.2-82.3
$35,000- 49,999 125 60 43.0 31.7-55.1 65 57.0 44.9-68.3
$50,000- 74,999 172 95 48.0 36.7-59.6 77 52.0 40.4-63.3
$75,000+ 358 212 60.3 53.1-67.1 146 39.7 32.9-46.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 161 66 37.4 26.9-49.3 95 62.6 50.7-73.1
No 718 384 50.1 44.4-55.8 334 49.9 44.2-55.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 210 123 60.6 49.9-70.3 87 39.4 29.7-50.1
Non-Veteran 673 328 44.5 39.0-50.2 345 55.5 49.8-61.0

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Asked only of respondents currently employed for wages.

^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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