2020 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

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
Region 8 909 673 75.9 72.1-79.3 236 24.1 20.7-27.9
GENDER
Male 416 317 78.6 73.2-83.3 99 21.4 16.7-26.8
Female 493 356 73.2 67.9-77.9 137 26.8 22.1-32.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 565 433 77.4 72.9-81.4 132 22.6 18.6-27.1
Non-Hispanic Black 149 107 71.7 60.7-80.5 42 28.3 19.5-39.3
Other 195 133 73.8 65.4-80.7 62 26.2 19.3-34.6
AGE
18-44 274 217 81.6 75.6-86.4 57 18.4 13.6-24.4
45-64 301 226 72.3 65.0-78.6 75 27.7 21.4-35.0
65+ 308 212 69.6 62.7-75.7 96 30.4 24.3-37.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 367 239 68.6 62.2-74.4 128 31.4 25.6-37.8
Some Post-H.S. 246 190 79.0 72.2-84.6 56 21.0 15.4-27.8
College Graduate 285 236 85.0 79.5-89.3 49 15.0 10.7-20.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 404 271 70.9 65.0-76.2 133 29.1 23.8-35.0
$50,000+ 299 253 82.8 76.4-87.7 46 17.2 12.3-23.6
Don't know/Not Sure 186 133 73.8 64.9-81.1 53 26.2 18.9-35.1

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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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