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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

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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 0-299 minutes Donít know/Not Sure/Refused/Missing
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,287 1,179 26.8 25.3-28.4 2,700 63.5 61.7-65.1 408 9.8 8.8-10.9
Medicaid Region 5 551 136 24.8 20.6-29.5 360 63.7 58.7-68.5 55 11.5 8.5-15.3
GENDER
Male 219 65 29.1 22.5-36.7 129 58.7 50.8-66.2 25 12.2 7.9-18.3
Female 332 71 20.8 16.0-26.6 231 68.4 61.8-74.2 30 10.8 7.1-16.2
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 261 70 25.5 20.0-32.0 165 62.6 55.6-69.0 26 11.9 7.9-17.6
Non-Hispanic Black 156 35 23.5 15.8-33.3 105 64.8 54.9-73.6 16 11.7 6.8-19.5
Other 134 31 23.9 16.4-33.5 90 67.0 57.1-75.5 13 9.1 5.1-15.9
AGE
18-44 207 45 22.5 16.4-30.1 139 65.2 57.0-72.6 23 12.3 7.8-18.8
45-64 187 42 23.4 17.0-31.2 129 68.8 60.5-76.0 16 7.8 4.4-13.6
65+ 150 49 33.3 24.3-43.8 92 58.8 48.5-68.4 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 240 53 23.7 17.7-31.0 163 65.0 57.2-72.1 24 11.3 7.2-17.3
Some Post-H.S. 165 40 26.6 19.2-35.7 105 60.0 50.7-68.6 20 13.4 8.0-21.6
College Graduate 143 43 26.0 19.0-34.4 89 64.8 55.7-72.9 11 9.2 4.9-16.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 260 61 25.5 19.4-32.8 179 65.2 57.6-72.0 20 9.3 5.6-15.1
$50,000+ 165 50 29.2 21.6-38.0 105 65.2 56.1-73.2 *** *** ***
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 117 25 18.2 11.4-27.9 *** *** *** 16 18.5 10.5-30.3

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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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