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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

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 12,133 8,669 74.3 73.0-75.5 3,464 25.7 24.5-27.0
-Eastern NC 3,144 2,140 71.0 68.3-73.7 1,004 29.0 26.3-31.7
GENDER
Male 1,093 786 73.0 68.4-77.1 307 27.0 22.9-31.6
Female 2,051 1,354 69.2 65.8-72.4 697 30.8 27.6-34.2
RACE
White 2,094 1,481 73.0 69.6-76.1 613 27.0 23.9-30.4
African American 747 474 64.9 58.9-70.5 273 35.1 29.5-41.1
Other Minorities 286 173 74.0 65.3-81.2 113 26.0 18.8-34.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 132 87 73.8 61.9-83.0 45 26.2 17.0-38.1
Non-Hispanic 3,005 2,048 70.8 68.0-73.5 957 29.2 26.5-32.0
AGE
18-24 130 99 74.9 62.5-84.2 31 25.1 15.8-37.5
25-34 317 244 85.6 79.7-90.0 73 14.4 10.0-20.3
35-44 428 310 69.8 62.8-75.9 118 30.2 24.1-37.2
45-54 577 374 65.7 60.0-71.0 203 34.3 29.0-40.0
55-64 685 448 59.8 53.9-65.4 237 40.2 34.6-46.1
65+ 975 640 70.2 65.8-74.2 335 29.8 25.8-34.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 433 221 59.1 51.5-66.2 212 40.9 33.8-48.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,009 636 67.5 61.9-72.6 373 32.5 27.4-38.1
Some Post-H.S. 835 576 69.6 64.2-74.4 259 30.4 25.6-35.8
College Graduate 864 705 82.7 78.5-86.2 159 17.3 13.8-21.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 382 192 55.8 46.9-64.4 190 44.2 35.6-53.1
$15,000- 24,999 549 331 61.6 54.3-68.5 218 38.4 31.5-45.7
$25,000- 34,999 350 217 60.2 50.6-69.1 133 39.8 30.9-49.4
$35,000- 49,999 379 273 73.3 65.8-79.6 106 26.7 20.4-34.2
$50,000-74,999 378 298 80.8 74.2-86.1 80 19.2 13.9-25.8
$75,000+ 570 472 84.6 79.8-88.3 98 15.4 11.7-20.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,249 700 58.0 53.3-62.7 549 42.0 37.3-46.7
No 1,756 1,339 77.6 74.1-80.7 417 22.4 19.3-25.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 503 371 72.1 65.8-77.7 132 27.9 22.3-34.2
Non-Veteran 2,640 1,768 70.8 67.7-73.7 872 29.2 26.3-32.3

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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.

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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