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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

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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 0-149 minutes Donít know/Not Sure/Refused/Missing
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,287 1,974 45.2 43.5-47.0 1,888 44.4 42.6-46.2 425 10.4 9.3-11.5
Medicaid Region 5 551 231 41.5 36.5-46.6 262 46.6 41.5-51.7 58 12.0 8.9-15.9
GENDER
Male 219 104 44.5 36.9-52.4 88 42.4 34.6-50.5 27 13.1 8.7-19.3
Female 332 127 38.6 32.5-45.1 174 50.5 44.0-57.0 31 10.9 7.1-16.3
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 261 117 42.3 35.6-49.3 117 45.2 38.3-52.3 27 12.5 8.4-18.2
Non-Hispanic Black 156 63 38.7 29.8-48.5 75 48.9 39.5-58.3 18 12.4 7.4-20.1
Other 134 51 42.4 32.9-52.4 70 48.5 38.9-58.3 13 9.1 5.1-15.9
AGE
18-44 207 94 45.2 37.3-53.4 91 42.9 34.9-51.2 22 11.9 7.5-18.3
45-64 187 68 35.4 27.9-43.6 99 54.5 46.1-62.7 20 10.1 6.0-16.4
65+ 150 69 45.4 35.6-55.7 72 46.7 37.0-56.6 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 240 89 38.0 30.8-45.8 126 50.3 42.5-58.0 25 11.7 7.5-17.7
Some Post-H.S. 165 65 41.2 32.6-50.4 78 44.9 36.2-53.9 22 13.9 8.4-22.1
College Graduate 143 77 53.3 43.9-62.3 55 36.7 28.4-45.9 11 10.1 5.4-18.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 260 104 41.0 33.9-48.4 135 50.1 42.7-57.5 21 8.9 5.4-14.5
$50,000+ 165 86 51.8 42.6-60.8 68 41.0 32.2-50.4 11 7.3 3.8-13.6
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 117 41 29.5 20.7-40.0 *** *** *** 17 19.4 11.3-31.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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