2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 Demographics

Exercise

Adults that participated in 150 minutes (or vigorous equivalent minutes)
of physical activity per week (CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
150+ minutes 1-149 minutes 0 minutes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,398 2,147 48.3 46.4-50.3 917 22.7 21.1-24.5 1,334 29.0 27.2-30.8
Region 6 & 7 912 436 46.8 42.7-50.9 212 24.3 20.7-28.3 264 28.9 25.3-32.8
GENDER
Male 433 220 50.9 44.9-56.8 101 21.8 17.4-26.9 112 27.4 22.2-33.2
Female 479 216 43.0 37.4-48.8 111 26.7 21.4-32.8 152 30.3 25.4-35.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 536 288 52.3 47.2-57.5 106 20.9 17.0-25.5 142 26.7 22.4-31.6
Non-Hispanic Black 245 106 42.7 34.7-51.1 52 20.6 14.3-28.7 87 36.7 28.9-45.3
Other 131 42 26.5 18.0-37.3 *** *** *** 35 23.4 15.4-33.9
AGE
18-44 346 165 46.5 39.9-53.2 100 29.9 23.8-36.7 81 23.7 18.3-30.0
45-64 361 170 46.8 40.6-53.1 84 22.0 17.2-27.9 107 31.2 25.6-37.4
65+ 205 101 47.6 39.1-56.1 28 14.6 9.5-21.9 76 37.8 29.7-46.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 296 118 39.8 32.9-47.1 62 22.6 16.5-30.3 116 37.6 30.7-45.0
Some College + 613 317 51.0 46.0-56.0 150 25.4 21.3-30.1 146 23.6 19.6-28.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 405 172 41.5 35.4-47.9 82 22.3 16.7-29.0 151 36.2 30.3-42.5
$50,000+ 354 194 55.2 48.9-61.4 98 27.9 22.6-34.0 62 16.9 12.8-21.9

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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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