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2010 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 12,133 8,669 74.3 73.0-75.5 3,464 25.7 24.5-27.0
-MALES 4,490 3,392 77.7 75.7-79.6 1,098 22.3 20.4-24.3
RACE
White 3,605 2,741 77.1 74.9-79.2 864 22.9 20.8-25.1
African American 555 401 75.9 69.8-81.1 154 24.1 18.9-30.2
Other Minorities 302 227 83.2 77.2-88.0 75 16.8 12.0-22.8
AGE
18-24 161 134 82.1 72.2-89.0 27 17.9 11.0-27.8
25-34 353 304 87.7 82.9-91.3 49 12.3 8.7-17.1
35-44 645 509 77.3 72.7-81.3 136 22.7 18.7-27.3
45-54 894 684 75.7 71.6-79.4 210 24.3 20.6-28.4
55-64 1,065 772 70.7 66.6-74.4 293 29.3 25.6-33.4
65+ 1,342 965 72.2 68.9-75.3 377 27.8 24.7-31.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 593 337 64.4 58.5-70.0 256 35.6 30.0-41.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,259 900 75.8 71.5-79.7 359 24.2 20.3-28.5
Some Post-H.S. 991 739 75.2 70.8-79.1 252 24.8 20.9-29.2
College Graduate 1,641 1,411 86.7 84.1-88.9 230 13.3 11.1-15.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 401 234 63.1 55.5-70.0 167 36.9 30.0-44.5
$15,000- 24,999 662 419 67.3 61.3-72.8 243 32.7 27.2-38.7
$25,000- 34,999 483 332 69.4 62.4-75.6 151 30.6 24.4-37.6
$35,000- 49,999 573 420 74.1 68.3-79.2 153 25.9 20.8-31.7
$50,000- 74,999 647 535 83.7 79.1-87.4 112 16.3 12.6-20.9
$75,000+ 1,198 1,053 88.0 85.1-90.5 145 12.0 9.5-14.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,605 1,028 65.6 61.8-69.3 577 34.4 30.7-38.2
No 2,666 2,188 82.9 80.4-85.1 478 17.1 14.9-19.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,506 1,115 75.8 72.6-78.8 391 24.2 21.2-27.4
Non-Veteran 2,980 2,274 78.2 75.8-80.5 706 21.8 19.5-24.2

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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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