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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-WHITES

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
-WHITES 8,519 6,283 75.5 74.0-76.9 2,236 24.5 23.1-26.0
GENDER
Male 3,255 2,494 77.5 75.2-79.6 761 22.5 20.4-24.8
Female 5,264 3,789 73.7 71.7-75.5 1,475 26.3 24.5-28.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 154 117 78.5 67.3-86.6 37 21.5 13.4-32.7
Non-Hispanic 8,354 6,159 75.4 73.9-76.9 2,195 24.6 23.1-26.1
AGE
18-34 846 704 84.0 80.6-86.9 142 16.0 13.1-19.4
35-44 1,051 840 79.2 75.4-82.5 211 20.8 17.5-24.6
45-54 1,501 1,155 74.8 71.1-78.2 346 25.2 21.8-28.9
55-64 1,903 1,369 70.0 66.8-73.0 534 30.0 27.0-33.2
65-74 1,721 1,241 71.1 67.8-74.2 480 28.9 25.8-32.2
75+ 1,420 916 61.4 57.5-65.2 504 38.6 34.8-42.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 870 477 60.2 54.8-65.4 393 39.8 34.6-45.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,344 1,523 67.9 64.7-70.9 821 32.1 29.1-35.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,205 1,649 78.2 75.5-80.6 556 21.8 19.4-24.5
College Graduate 3,081 2,622 87.1 85.4-88.7 459 12.9 11.3-14.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 821 473 63.9 58.6-68.8 348 36.1 31.2-41.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,277 846 70.0 65.9-73.8 431 30.0 26.2-34.1
$25,000- 34,999 821 565 71.7 66.7-76.2 256 28.3 23.8-33.3
$35,000- 49,999 1,073 832 75.2 70.8-79.2 241 24.8 20.8-29.2
$50,000- 74,999 1,118 897 80.1 76.0-83.6 221 19.9 16.4-24.0
$75,000+ 1,918 1,635 86.2 83.8-88.3 283 13.8 11.7-16.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,696 1,594 60.7 57.7-63.6 1,102 39.3 36.4-42.3
No 5,729 4,619 80.8 79.1-82.4 1,110 19.2 17.6-20.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,274 951 74.1 70.3-77.6 323 25.9 22.4-29.7
Non-Veteran 7,244 5,331 75.7 74.1-77.3 1,913 24.3 22.7-25.9

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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