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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

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During the past month, other than your regular job, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises
such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,118 3,024 73.7 72.1-75.3 1,094 26.3 24.7-27.9
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 415 310 74.6 69.0-79.5 105 25.4 20.5-31.0
Region 3 357 273 75.5 69.5-80.6 84 24.5 19.4-30.5
Region 4 808 609 76.5 73.0-79.7 199 23.5 20.3-27.0
Region 5 596 441 75.1 70.9-78.8 155 24.9 21.2-29.1
Region 6 410 287 69.8 64.3-74.7 123 30.2 25.3-35.7
Region 7 657 487 74.3 70.2-78.0 170 25.7 22.0-29.8
Region 8 486 339 68.8 63.4-73.6 147 31.2 26.4-36.6
Region 9 & 10 389 278 71.0 65.4-76.1 111 29.0 23.9-34.6
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 1,352 938 69.1 66.0-72.0 414 30.9 28.0-34.0
Piedmont 2,225 1,681 76.0 73.9-78.0 544 24.0 22.0-26.1
Western NC 541 405 74.2 69.3-78.7 136 25.8 21.3-30.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 330 247 74.2 67.3-80.1 83 25.8 19.9-32.7
Northwest 635 471 73.7 69.3-77.6 164 26.3 22.4-30.7
Charlotte 623 478 77.5 73.6-81.0 145 22.5 19.0-26.4
Greensboro 450 335 74.3 69.4-78.7 115 25.7 21.3-30.6
Southern Regional 533 366 69.4 64.6-73.9 167 30.6 26.1-35.4
Southeast 230 172 71.1 63.3-77.9 58 28.9 22.1-36.7
Wake 736 555 76.3 72.6-79.6 181 23.7 20.4-27.4
Area L & Eastern 581 400 68.3 63.5-72.7 181 31.7 27.3-36.5
NC MEDICAID MANAGED CARE REGIONS
Region 1 513 378 73.7 68.7-78.2 135 26.3 21.8-31.3
Region 2 488 365 74.6 69.6-79.1 123 25.4 20.9-30.4
Region 3 579 449 77.9 73.8-81.5 130 22.1 18.5-26.2
Region 4 553 403 73.7 69.2-77.6 150 26.3 22.4-30.8
Region 5 525 357 68.6 63.5-73.3 168 31.4 26.7-36.5
Region 6 484 394 82.3 78.0-86.0 90 17.7 14.0-22.0

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See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

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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