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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Actions to Control High Blood Pressure*

Are YOU now doing any of the following to help lower or control your high blood pressure -
exercising?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,113 3,626 71.6 69.4-73.7 1,487 28.4 26.3-30.6
-Randolph County 118 85 77.0 67.7-84.3 33 23.0 15.7-32.3
GENDER
Male 48 38 84.2 70.7-92.2 10 15.8 7.8-29.3
Female 70 47 68.8 55.4-79.6 23 31.2 20.4-44.6
RACE
White 105 75 75.8 65.5-83.8 30 24.2 16.2-34.5
Other 11 8 81.8 51.5-95.0 3 18.2 5.0-48.5
AGE
18-44 15 11 82.7 58.9-94.1 4 17.3 5.9-41.1
45+ 102 73 75.0 64.4-83.2 29 25.0 16.8-35.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 76 51 69.6 56.3-80.2 25 30.4 19.8-43.7
Some College + 42 34 87.2 74.4-94.2 8 12.8 5.8-25.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 66 47 75.5 62.0-85.3 19 24.5 14.7-38.0
$50,000+ 22 17 86.8 68.7-95.2 5 13.2 4.8-31.3

Back to Actions to Control High Blood Pressure*.

*Asked only of those who report having high blood pressure

^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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