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

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 4,607 3,363 74.4 72.7-76.0 1,244 25.6 24.0-27.3
Region 3 & 5 868 658 76.3 72.7-79.5 210 23.7 20.5-27.3
GENDER
Male 366 274 74.9 69.3-79.8 92 25.1 20.2-30.7
Female 502 384 77.5 72.7-81.6 118 22.5 18.4-27.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 596 461 77.4 73.1-81.2 135 22.6 18.8-26.9
Non-Hispanic Black 160 117 74.5 65.5-81.8 43 25.5 18.2-34.5
Other 112 80 71.7 60.5-80.8 32 28.3 19.2-39.5
AGE
18-44 305 250 81.4 75.8-86.0 55 18.6 14.0-24.2
45-64 315 235 76.1 70.3-81.1 80 23.9 18.9-29.7
65+ 242 167 65.2 57.0-72.6 75 34.8 27.4-43.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 285 182 67.3 60.6-73.3 103 32.7 26.7-39.4
Some College + 583 476 81.8 77.7-85.3 107 18.2 14.7-22.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 384 265 70.7 65.0-75.9 119 29.3 24.1-35.0
$50,000+ 360 306 83.9 78.6-88.0 54 16.1 12.0-21.4

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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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