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

Exercise

Physical Activity Categories (CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Highly active Active Insufficently active Inactive
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,381 1,316 28.7 27.0-30.4 814 19.5 17.9-21.1 917 22.8 21.2-24.5 1,334 29.1 27.3-30.9
Region 3 & 5 835 249 28.3 24.8-32.0 179 23.9 20.4-27.7 185 21.8 18.6-25.3 222 26.1 22.7-29.8
GENDER
Male 354 104 27.3 22.2-33.1 64 20.0 15.4-25.6 87 24.9 19.9-30.6 99 27.8 22.7-33.6
Female 481 145 29.1 24.6-34.1 115 27.4 22.6-32.7 98 18.9 15.2-23.4 123 24.6 20.2-29.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 571 181 30.3 26.1-34.8 124 22.7 18.8-27.1 122 22.1 18.3-26.4 144 24.9 20.9-29.4
Non-Hispanic Black 153 37 20.6 13.6-30.1 37 32.6 23.2-43.5 35 19.3 13.1-27.5 44 27.5 19.8-36.9
Other 111 31 27.2 18.5-38.1 18 18.3 10.8-29.1 28 23.2 14.9-34.1 *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 303 70 22.5 17.5-28.5 81 28.7 23.0-35.2 92 28.8 23.2-35.1 60 20.0 15.2-25.7
45-64 305 89 29.3 23.7-35.5 67 24.4 19.0-30.7 63 19.1 14.5-24.7 86 27.2 21.8-33.4
65+ 227 90 38.8 31.4-46.8 31 12.8 8.4-19.0 30 11.1 7.5-16.3 76 37.3 29.6-45.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 266 62 24.2 18.4-31.3 44 18.8 13.7-25.2 53 20.1 15.0-26.6 107 36.9 30.3-43.9
Some College + 569 187 30.6 26.4-35.1 135 26.8 22.5-31.7 132 22.7 18.9-27.0 115 19.9 16.2-24.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 369 95 25.3 20.4-30.9 67 20.5 15.9-26.1 82 22.2 17.4-27.8 125 32.0 26.6-37.9
$50,000+ 351 117 30.5 25.2-36.4 95 29.3 23.7-35.6 80 22.5 17.8-28.0 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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