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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Use of Trails and Greenways

Does your community have trails, greenways, bike paths, or sidewalks for biking,
walking, or other activities?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,866 2,393 64.0 61.9-66.1 1,473 36.0 33.9-38.1
GENDER
Male 1,515 937 63.4 60.0-66.7 578 36.6 33.3-40.0
Female 2,351 1,456 64.5 61.8-67.1 895 35.5 32.9-38.2
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 2,649 1,668 64.1 61.6-66.6 981 35.9 33.4-38.4
Non-Hispanic Black 712 425 62.1 57.1-66.8 287 37.9 33.2-42.9
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 180 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 94 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Hispanic 205 140 68.4 60.5-75.5 65 31.6 24.5-39.5
AGE
18-34 512 365 70.8 65.7-75.4 147 29.2 24.6-34.3
35-44 494 320 63.5 58.3-68.5 174 36.5 31.5-41.7
45-54 655 423 66.2 61.2-70.9 232 33.8 29.1-38.8
55-64 827 493 60.4 56.0-64.6 334 39.6 35.4-44.0
65-74 742 424 56.4 51.6-61.0 318 43.6 39.0-48.4
75+ 602 341 51.6 45.6-57.4 261 48.4 42.6-54.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 530 240 48.5 42.6-54.5 290 51.5 45.5-57.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,047 615 62.7 58.7-66.5 432 37.3 33.5-41.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,013 619 63.7 59.5-67.7 394 36.3 32.3-40.5
College Graduate 1,271 916 75.7 72.5-78.6 355 24.3 21.4-27.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 467 254 56.1 49.6-62.4 213 43.9 37.6-50.4
$15,000- 24,999 689 379 57.7 52.6-62.6 310 42.3 37.4-47.4
$25,000- 34,999 386 229 60.4 53.4-67.0 157 39.6 33.0-46.6
$35,000- 49,999 448 294 64.5 58.5-70.2 154 35.5 29.8-41.5
$50,000-74,999 407 278 68.6 62.1-74.5 129 31.4 25.5-37.9
$75,000+ 744 536 73.6 68.8-77.8 208 26.4 22.2-31.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,144 596 51.0 47.0-55.1 548 49.0 44.9-53.0
No 2,701 1,782 68.0 65.6-70.4 919 32.0 29.6-34.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 504 294 62.6 57.0-67.9 210 37.4 32.1-43.0
Non-Veteran 3,359 2,097 64.2 61.9-66.5 1,262 35.8 33.5-38.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,015 1,099 56.3 53.3-59.3 916 43.7 40.7-46.7
No 1,851 1,294 72.1 69.2-74.9 557 27.9 25.1-30.8

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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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