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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: 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%)
TOTAL 11,130 8,053 73.3 71.9-74.6 3,077 26.7 25.4-28.1
GENDER
Male 4,161 3,144 75.5 73.4-77.5 1,017 24.5 22.5-26.6
Female 6,969 4,909 71.3 69.5-72.9 2,060 28.7 27.1-30.5
RACE
White 8,519 6,283 75.5 74.0-76.9 2,236 24.5 23.1-26.0
African American 1,735 1,173 67.5 63.8-70.9 562 32.5 29.1-36.2
Native American 260 170 69.6 60.0-77.8 90 30.4 22.2-40.0
Other Minorities 540 372 68.0 61.6-73.9 168 32.0 26.1-38.4
HISPANIC
Hispanic 514 355 69.1 62.7-74.9 159 30.9 25.1-37.3
-English Speaking 224 168 75.9 66.2-83.6 56 24.1 16.4-33.8
-Spanish Speaking 290 187 65.8 57.4-73.2 103 34.2 26.8-42.6
Non-Hispanic 10,586 7,679 73.6 72.3-75.0 2,907 26.4 25.0-27.7
AGE
18-34 1,364 1,090 79.1 76.1-81.8 274 20.9 18.2-23.9
35-44 1,490 1,153 76.8 73.5-79.8 337 23.2 20.2-26.5
45-54 2,030 1,482 71.1 67.8-74.1 548 28.9 25.9-32.2
55-64 2,406 1,708 68.3 65.3-71.1 698 31.7 28.9-34.7
65-74 2,067 1,471 71.1 68.1-74.0 596 28.9 26.0-31.9
75+ 1,648 1,055 60.8 57.1-64.5 593 39.2 35.5-42.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,391 789 61.8 57.6-65.8 602 38.2 34.2-42.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,160 2,041 65.8 63.0-68.5 1,119 34.2 31.5-37.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,813 2,063 76.3 73.8-78.5 750 23.7 21.5-26.2
College Graduate 3,738 3,142 86.1 84.5-87.6 596 13.9 12.4-15.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,326 787 65.0 60.9-68.9 539 35.0 31.1-39.1
$15,000- 24,999 1,877 1,232 67.3 63.7-70.7 645 32.7 29.3-36.3
$25,000- 34,999 1,089 743 68.8 64.0-73.2 346 31.2 26.8-36.0
$35,000- 49,999 1,374 1,043 73.4 69.5-77.0 331 26.6 23.0-30.5
$50,000-74,999 1,306 1,029 78.4 74.6-81.9 277 21.6 18.1-25.4
$75,000+ 2,228 1,896 86.0 83.8-88.0 332 14.0 12.0-16.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,425 2,012 60.0 57.3-62.7 1,413 40.0 37.3-42.7
No 7,559 5,930 77.7 76.1-79.2 1,629 22.3 20.8-23.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,552 1,159 74.3 70.9-77.5 393 25.7 22.5-29.1
Non-Veteran 9,574 6,891 73.1 71.7-74.6 2,683 26.9 25.4-28.3

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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).

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