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2011 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 11,130 8,053 73.3 71.9-74.6 3,077 26.7 25.4-28.1
-Eastern NC 3,029 2,100 69.8 67.0-72.5 929 30.2 27.5-33.0
GENDER
Male 1,062 793 74.3 69.9-78.2 269 25.7 21.8-30.1
Female 1,967 1,307 65.6 61.9-69.1 660 34.4 30.9-38.1
RACE
White 2,034 1,451 72.8 69.6-75.8 583 27.2 24.2-30.4
African American 661 437 64.0 57.5-70.0 224 36.0 30.0-42.5
Other minorities 316 199 64.1 53.4-73.5 117 35.9 26.5-46.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 160 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,862 1,992 70.6 67.7-73.3 870 29.4 26.7-32.3
AGE
18-34 454 348 75.0 68.8-80.3 106 25.0 19.7-31.2
35-54 910 651 69.5 64.5-74.1 259 30.5 25.9-35.5
55-64 665 442 63.1 57.2-68.6 223 36.9 31.4-42.8
65-74 533 361 69.4 63.4-74.8 172 30.6 25.2-36.6
75+ 433 276 63.8 56.0-70.9 157 36.2 29.1-44.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 421 219 56.9 48.8-64.5 202 43.1 35.5-51.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 935 611 66.1 61.0-70.9 324 33.9 29.1-39.0
Some Post-H.S. 817 575 73.4 68.4-77.9 242 26.6 22.1-31.6
College Graduate 851 693 83.7 80.0-86.9 158 16.3 13.1-20.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 412 234 59.5 51.6-66.8 178 40.5 33.2-48.4
$15,000- 24,999 501 324 67.7 60.7-74.1 177 32.3 25.9-39.3
$25,000- 34,999 292 195 60.7 50.1-70.4 97 39.3 29.6-49.9
$35,000- 49,999 417 313 70.3 63.0-76.7 104 29.7 23.3-37.0
$50,000+ 869 691 79.8 74.9-83.9 178 20.2 16.1-25.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 974 559 58.7 53.6-63.6 415 41.3 36.4-46.4
No 2,011 1,508 73.6 70.1-76.8 503 26.4 23.2-29.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 495 373 76.5 70.8-81.4 122 23.5 18.6-29.2
Non-Veteran 2,533 1,726 68.5 65.3-71.5 807 31.5 28.5-34.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**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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