2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 3 & 5 Demographics

Exercise

Adults that participated in 300 minutes (or vigorous equivalent minutes)
of physical activity per week (CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
300+ minutes 1-300 minutes 0 minutes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,381 1,316 28.7 27.0-30.4 1,731 42.3 40.3-44.2 1,334 29.1 27.3-30.9
Region 3 & 5 835 249 28.3 24.8-32.0 364 45.6 41.6-49.7 222 26.1 22.7-29.8
GENDER
Male 354 104 27.3 22.2-33.1 151 44.9 38.8-51.1 99 27.8 22.7-33.6
Female 481 145 29.1 24.6-34.1 213 46.3 41.0-51.7 123 24.6 20.2-29.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 571 181 30.3 26.1-34.8 246 44.8 40.1-49.6 144 24.9 20.9-29.4
Non-Hispanic Black 153 37 20.6 13.6-30.1 72 51.8 41.7-61.8 44 27.5 19.8-36.9
Other 111 31 27.2 18.5-38.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 303 70 22.5 17.5-28.5 173 57.5 50.9-63.9 60 20.0 15.2-25.7
45-64 305 89 29.3 23.7-35.5 130 43.5 37.1-50.1 86 27.2 21.8-33.4
65+ 227 90 38.8 31.4-46.8 61 23.9 18.0-31.0 76 37.3 29.6-45.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 266 62 24.2 18.4-31.3 97 38.9 32.1-46.1 107 36.9 30.3-43.9
Some College + 569 187 30.6 26.4-35.1 267 49.5 44.7-54.4 115 19.9 16.2-24.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 369 95 25.3 20.4-30.9 149 42.7 36.7-48.9 125 32.0 26.6-37.9
$50,000+ 351 117 30.5 25.2-36.4 175 51.8 45.5-58.0 59 17.7 13.3-23.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2017 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2017 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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