2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid region 5

Exercise

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 5,838 4,494 77.3 75.9-78.7 1,344 22.7 21.3-24.1
Medicaid Region 5 1,401 1,043 75.7 72.8-78.5 358 24.3 21.5-27.2
GENDER
Male 622 475 76.3 71.8-80.3 147 23.7 19.7-28.2
Female 779 568 75.2 71.3-78.8 211 24.8 21.2-28.7
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 812 622 77.0 73.3-80.3 190 23.0 19.7-26.7
Non-Hispanic Black 320 235 75.5 68.7-81.3 85 24.5 18.7-31.3
Other 269 186 71.4 64.0-77.9 83 28.6 22.1-36.0
AGE
18-44 455 357 79.9 75.2-83.8 98 20.1 16.2-24.8
45-64 462 350 75.2 69.8-79.9 112 24.8 20.1-30.2
65+ 446 308 68.2 62.4-73.5 138 31.8 26.5-37.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 519 334 67.6 62.4-72.5 185 32.4 27.5-37.6
Some Post-H.S. 406 311 79.0 74.2-83.2 95 21.0 16.8-25.8
College Graduate 464 390 86.1 82.0-89.3 74 13.9 10.7-18.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 610 410 71.0 66.3-75.3 200 29.0 24.7-33.7
$50,000+ 484 408 81.5 76.7-85.5 76 18.5 14.5-23.3
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 277 203 75.4 68.4-81.3 74 24.6 18.7-31.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2020 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2020 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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