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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Exercise

No leisure time physical activity or exercise during the past 30 days other than the respondents regular job.*

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  Total #
Respondents
Had PA or exercise No PA or exercise
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 9,830 6,861 73.8 72.4-75.3 2,969 26.2 24.7-27.6
GENDER
Male 3,716 2,782 78.1 75.8-80.1 934 21.9 19.9-24.2
Female 6,114 4,079 70.0 68.0-71.8 2,035 30.0 28.2-32.0
RACE
White 6,391 4,661 75.9 74.2-77.6 1,730 24.1 22.4-25.8
African American 2,681 1,712 69.4 66.1-72.5 969 30.6 27.5-33.9
Other 475 336 75.0 68.4-80.6 139 25.0 19.4-31.6
HISPANIC
Yes 157 111 74.0 61.4-83.6 46 26.0 16.4-38.6
No 9,432 6,623 74.1 72.6-75.5 2,809 25.9 24.5-27.4
AGE
18-24 285 220 82.0 75.4-87.1 65 18.0 12.9-24.6
25-34 697 522 76.3 71.7-80.4 175 23.7 19.6-28.3
35-44 1,242 903 76.7 73.1-79.9 339 23.3 20.1-26.9
45-54 1,846 1,288 72.5 69.6-75.3 558 27.5 24.7-30.4
55-64 2,372 1,648 69.3 66.2-72.1 724 30.7 27.9-33.8
65+ 3,388 2,280 69.1 66.8-71.3 1,108 30.9 28.7-33.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,384 716 57.8 53.1-62.4 668 42.2 37.6-46.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,074 1,983 69.2 66.2-71.9 1,091 30.8 28.1-33.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,471 1,783 75.3 72.4-78.0 688 24.7 22.0-27.6
College Graduate 2,880 2,367 83.9 81.6-86.0 513 16.1 14.0-18.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,169 626 57.9 52.3-63.3 543 42.1 36.7-47.7
$15,000- $24,999 1,666 1,035 63.3 59.1-67.4 631 36.7 32.6-40.9
$25,000- $34,999 1,117 737 69.5 64.9-73.7 380 30.5 26.3-35.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,188 867 77.8 73.9-81.2 321 22.2 18.8-26.1
$50,000+ 3,056 2,508 82.7 80.5-84.8 548 17.3 15.2-19.5
REGION**
Region I 1,267 865 73.1 69.4-76.6 402 26.9 23.4-30.6
Region II 1,245 879 76.3 72.7-79.5 366 23.7 20.5-27.3
Region III 1,315 939 74.2 70.2-77.9 376 25.8 22.1-29.8
Region IV 1,171 753 67.2 63.2-71.0 418 32.8 29.0-36.8
Region V 1,180 800 72.3 68.7-75.6 380 27.7 24.4-31.3
Region VI 1,258 855 68.7 64.5-72.6 403 31.3 27.4-35.5
Region VII 1,192 845 78.2 74.2-81.8 347 21.8 18.2-25.8
Region VIII 1,202 925 77.8 74.1-81.2 277 22.2 18.8-25.9

*Data in this table was derived from the Exercise questions.

** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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