2017 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 6 & 7 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 6 & 7 909 257 28.1 24.6-31.9 176 18.6 15.7-21.9 212 24.4 20.8-28.4 264 29.0 25.3-32.9
GENDER
Male 432 139 33.2 27.9-39.0 80 17.6 13.7-22.2 101 21.8 17.4-27.0 112 27.4 22.2-33.3
Female 477 118 23.3 19.0-28.3 96 19.5 15.4-24.4 111 26.8 21.5-32.9 152 30.4 25.4-35.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 535 172 30.4 25.9-35.2 115 21.9 18.0-26.5 106 20.9 17.0-25.5 142 26.8 22.4-31.7
Non-Hispanic Black 245 64 29.7 22.6-38.0 42 12.9 8.9-18.4 52 20.6 14.3-28.7 87 36.7 28.9-45.3
Other 129 21 12.5 7.2-20.6 19 13.0 7.2-22.4 *** *** *** 35 23.7 15.6-34.4
AGE
18-44 345 83 25.2 19.9-31.3 81 21.2 16.5-26.8 100 29.9 23.9-36.7 81 23.7 18.4-30.1
45-64 361 102 27.2 22.0-33.1 68 19.6 15.1-25.1 84 22.0 17.2-27.9 107 31.2 25.6-37.4
65+ 203 72 37.1 29.2-45.7 27 10.1 6.4-15.5 28 14.8 9.6-22.1 76 38.1 30.0-46.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 295 72 25.6 19.8-32.5 45 14.0 10.0-19.3 62 22.7 16.5-30.4 116 37.7 30.8-45.1
Some College + 611 184 29.5 25.2-34.2 131 21.4 17.6-25.7 150 25.5 21.3-30.2 146 23.6 19.6-28.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 404 109 27.9 22.6-34.0 62 13.5 10.0-18.0 82 22.3 16.7-29.1 151 36.3 30.4-42.6
$50,000+ 353 105 30.4 24.9-36.6 88 24.7 19.7-30.5 98 28.0 22.6-34.1 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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