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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Exercise

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 7,281 5,493 76.8 75.6-77.9 1,788 23.2 22.1-24.4
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 883 652 75.5 71.9-78.7 231 24.5 21.3-28.1
Region 3 684 500 73.3 69.3-77.0 184 26.7 23.0-30.7
Region 4 1,488 1,150 79.2 76.6-81.5 338 20.8 18.5-23.4
Region 5 1,064 807 77.0 73.8-80.0 257 23.0 20.0-26.2
Region 6 547 393 73.0 68.4-77.2 154 27.0 22.8-31.6
Region 7 1,030 829 81.4 78.5-84.1 201 18.6 15.9-21.5
Region 8 885 664 75.7 72.1-79.0 221 24.3 21.0-27.9
Region 9 & 10 700 498 72.5 68.4-76.2 202 27.5 23.8-31.6
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,270 1,664 74.1 71.8-76.2 606 25.9 23.8-28.2
Piedmont 4,002 3,075 78.2 76.6-79.6 927 21.8 20.4-23.4
Western NC 1,009 754 76.6 73.4-79.6 255 23.4 20.4-26.6
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 643 482 77.2 73.0-80.8 161 22.8 19.2-27.0
Northwest 1,191 883 74.2 71.2-77.0 308 25.8 23.0-28.8
Charlotte 1,225 944 79.5 76.7-82.0 281 20.5 18.0-23.3
Greensboro 857 639 75.8 72.1-79.1 218 24.2 20.9-27.9
Southern Regional 633 449 72.9 68.7-76.7 184 27.1 23.3-31.3
Southeast 599 467 77.0 72.3-81.1 132 23.0 18.9-27.7
Wake 1,078 871 81.5 78.6-84.1 207 18.5 15.9-21.4
Area L & Eastern 1,055 758 73.9 70.7-76.8 297 26.1 23.2-29.3

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See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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