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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-African Americans

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 8,405 5,993 73.4 72.1-74.7 2,412 26.6 25.3-27.9
-African Americans 1,596 1,056 68.1 64.8-71.1 540 31.9 28.9-35.2
GENDER
Male 556 381 69.8 64.7-74.4 175 30.2 25.6-35.3
Female 1,040 675 66.6 62.4-70.7 365 33.4 29.3-37.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,573 1,040 68.0 64.7-71.1 533 32.0 28.9-35.3
AGE
18-34 281 205 75.0 68.6-80.6 76 25.0 19.4-31.4
35-44 218 145 66.7 58.6-73.8 73 33.3 26.2-41.4
45-54 295 199 61.3 53.6-68.5 96 38.7 31.5-46.4
55-64 353 234 71.1 64.5-76.9 119 28.9 23.1-35.5
65-74 267 170 62.6 53.4-70.9 97 37.4 29.1-46.6
75+ 162 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 253 145 61.1 52.4-69.1 108 38.9 30.9-47.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 507 313 60.4 54.5-66.1 194 39.6 33.9-45.5
Some Post-H.S. 460 318 74.2 68.7-79.0 142 25.8 21.0-31.3
College Graduate 375 279 77.7 72.3-82.4 96 22.3 17.6-27.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 319 193 63.3 55.7-70.2 126 36.7 29.8-44.3
$15,000- 24,999 359 217 59.9 53.1-66.3 142 40.1 33.7-46.9
$25,000- 34,999 198 150 78.0 69.6-84.6 48 22.0 15.4-30.4
$35,000- 49,999 177 124 72.5 63.3-80.2 53 27.5 19.8-36.7
$50,000- 74,999 116 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 153 127 80.3 69.3-88.0 26 19.7 12.0-30.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 491 277 61.0 54.7-66.9 214 39.0 33.1-45.3
No 1,097 773 70.4 66.6-74.0 324 29.6 26.0-33.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 187 126 68.4 59.6-76.0 61 31.6 24.0-40.4
Non-Veteran 1,409 930 68.0 64.5-71.3 479 32.0 28.7-35.5
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 766 485 65.3 60.3-69.9 281 34.7 30.1-39.7
No 830 571 70.6 66.4-74.6 259 29.4 25.4-33.6

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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.

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