2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 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 6 & 7 909 257 28.1 24.6-31.9 388 42.9 38.8-47.1 264 29.0 25.3-32.9
GENDER
Male 432 139 33.2 27.9-39.0 181 39.4 33.8-45.2 112 27.4 22.2-33.3
Female 477 118 23.3 19.0-28.3 207 46.3 40.4-52.2 152 30.4 25.4-35.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 535 172 30.4 25.9-35.2 221 42.9 37.8-48.0 142 26.8 22.4-31.7
Non-Hispanic Black 245 64 29.7 22.6-38.0 94 33.5 26.2-41.8 87 36.7 28.9-45.3
Other 129 21 12.5 7.2-20.6 *** *** *** 35 23.7 15.6-34.4
AGE
18-44 345 83 25.2 19.9-31.3 181 51.1 44.4-57.8 81 23.7 18.4-30.1
45-64 361 102 27.2 22.0-33.1 152 41.6 35.5-48.0 107 31.2 25.6-37.4
65+ 203 72 37.1 29.2-45.7 55 24.8 18.3-32.7 76 38.1 30.0-46.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 295 72 25.6 19.8-32.5 107 36.7 29.7-44.4 116 37.7 30.8-45.1
Some College + 611 184 29.5 25.2-34.2 281 46.9 41.9-51.9 146 23.6 19.6-28.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 404 109 27.9 22.6-34.0 144 35.8 29.6-42.5 151 36.3 30.4-42.6
$50,000+ 353 105 30.4 24.9-36.6 186 52.7 46.4-58.9 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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