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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Physical Activity Transportation

In the past week, how much time did you walk or bicycle for transportation, such as to and from
work or shopping?

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Total
Respond.^
Less than 1 hour 1 hour or more No time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,741 189 6.1 5.1- 7.3 151 5.3 4.3- 6.5 3,401 88.6 87.0-90.0
-Eastern NC 1,098 45 4.7 3.2- 6.9 38 5.6 3.5- 8.9 1,015 89.6 86.1-92.3
GENDER
Male 417 20 3.9 2.3- 6.5 *** *** *** 381 88.5 82.2-92.8
Female 681 25 5.6 3.3- 9.3 22 3.7 2.2- 6.1 634 90.8 86.8-93.6
RACE
White 619 24 4.5 2.9- 7.2 23 4.7 2.7- 8.0 572 90.7 87.0-93.5
African American 279 *** *** *** *** *** *** 253 85.8 76.2-92.0
Other minorities 190 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 42 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,051 45 5.0 3.4- 7.3 37 5.9 3.6- 9.4 969 89.1 85.4-92.0
AGE
18-34 136 *** *** *** *** *** *** 121 84.3 73.2-91.3
35-54 308 17 5.0 2.8- 8.8 *** *** *** 282 91.8 87.2-94.8
55-64 264 *** *** *** *** *** *** 244 90.5 84.5-94.3
65-74 221 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 160 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 162 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 317 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 306 14 6.0 3.4-10.5 *** *** *** 279 87.6 80.5-92.3
College Graduate 312 *** *** *** *** *** *** 291 92.6 88.2-95.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 155 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 195 *** *** *** *** *** *** 176 91.3 84.9-95.1
$25,000- 34,999 125 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 136 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 293 *** *** *** *** *** *** 273 90.7 84.6-94.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 357 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 733 32 4.7 3.0- 7.4 32 6.7 4.0-11.0 669 88.6 84.1-91.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 173 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 925 40 5.0 3.3- 7.5 34 6.1 3.7-10.0 851 88.9 84.8-91.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 809 31 4.4 2.8- 6.9 30 6.0 3.6-10.1 748 89.5 85.4-92.6
No 289 *** *** *** *** *** *** 267 90.1 83.7-94.2

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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.

**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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