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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity Transportation-Whites

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
-Whites 2,648 124 5.7 4.6- 7.1 103 4.7 3.7- 6.0 2,421 89.6 87.8-91.1
GENDER
Male 1,035 62 7.1 5.3- 9.5 48 5.5 3.9- 7.8 925 87.4 84.4-89.9
Female 1,613 62 4.5 3.3- 6.1 55 4.0 2.8- 5.6 1,496 91.5 89.4-93.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 62 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 2,580 115 5.5 4.4- 6.9 100 4.7 3.6- 6.0 2,365 89.8 88.0-91.4
AGE
18-34 308 16 4.4 2.6- 7.4 25 8.4 5.5-12.7 267 87.1 82.4-90.7
35-44 294 16 6.9 4.1-11.2 *** *** *** 268 90.1 85.4-93.4
45-54 451 30 8.6 5.4-13.5 20 4.2 2.4- 7.3 401 87.3 82.1-91.1
55-64 578 23 5.3 3.3- 8.4 22 4.3 2.6- 6.8 533 90.4 86.8-93.1
65-74 528 19 4.1 2.5- 6.6 16 3.0 1.7- 5.2 493 92.9 89.9-95.1
75+ 469 20 5.1 2.9- 8.8 *** *** *** 439 93.4 89.7-95.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 271 *** *** *** *** *** *** 250 88.5 81.7-93.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 712 26 4.4 2.7- 7.2 20 3.3 1.8- 5.8 666 92.3 89.0-94.7
Some Post-H.S. 709 33 6.0 4.1- 8.7 33 5.7 3.7- 8.5 643 88.4 84.8-91.2
College Graduate 954 54 7.2 5.1-10.1 40 4.2 3.0- 5.9 860 88.6 85.5-91.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 261 *** *** *** *** *** *** 242 89.5 82.0-94.1
$15,000- 24,999 405 22 7.8 4.6-13.0 21 5.2 2.9- 9.2 362 87.0 81.3-91.1
$25,000- 34,999 238 *** *** *** *** *** *** 217 88.2 81.4-92.8
$35,000- 49,999 322 *** *** *** *** *** *** 304 94.4 90.1-96.9
$50,000- 74,999 300 *** *** *** *** *** *** 277 91.2 85.4-94.8
$75,000+ 613 38 7.3 5.0-10.7 31 5.1 3.4- 7.8 544 87.5 83.7-90.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 812 29 5.4 3.4- 8.7 23 3.9 2.3- 6.6 760 90.7 86.9-93.4
No 1,822 93 5.8 4.6- 7.4 79 4.9 3.7- 6.5 1,650 89.3 87.2-91.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 370 *** *** *** *** *** *** 344 91.3 85.6-94.8
Non-Veteran 2,278 108 5.7 4.5- 7.1 93 5.0 3.9- 6.4 2,077 89.3 87.4-91.0
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,359 49 4.8 3.4- 6.7 53 4.3 3.0- 6.1 1,257 90.9 88.5-92.8
No 1,289 75 6.8 5.1- 9.0 50 5.2 3.7- 7.3 1,164 88.0 85.2-90.3

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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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