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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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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 #
Respondents
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 10,377 7,624 75.2 73.9-76.3 2,753 24.8 23.7-26.1
GENDER
Male 3,910 3,088 80.0 78.1-81.7 822 20.0 18.3-21.9
Female 6,467 4,536 70.7 69.1-72.2 1,931 29.3 27.8-30.9
RACE
White 7,631 5,795 77.2 75.9-78.5 1,836 22.8 21.5-24.1
African American 2,035 1,348 70.2 67.3-72.9 687 29.8 27.1-32.7
Other 486 350 76.0 70.3-80.9 136 24.0 19.1-29.7
HISPANIC
Yes 163 124 78.3 68.2-85.9 39 21.7 14.1-31.8
No 10,038 7,400 75.2 74.0-76.4 2,638 24.8 23.6-26.0
AGE
18-24 356 272 74.3 67.9-79.8 84 25.7 20.2-32.1
25-34 933 750 82.1 78.9-84.9 183 17.9 15.1-21.1
35-44 1,570 1,215 78.8 76.1-81.2 355 21.2 18.8-23.9
45-54 2,180 1,601 73.8 71.4-76.0 579 26.2 24.0-28.6
55-64 2,268 1,642 70.6 68.1-72.9 626 29.4 27.1-31.9
65+ 3,070 2,144 68.7 66.5-70.8 926 31.3 29.2-33.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,336 739 58.3 54.2-62.4 597 41.7 37.6-45.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,129 2,064 69.0 66.7-71.3 1,065 31.0 28.7-33.3
Some Post-H.S. 2,600 2,003 78.2 75.8-80.3 597 21.8 19.7-24.2
College Graduate 3,283 2,797 86.1 84.3-87.6 486 13.9 12.4-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,018 569 58.7 54.2-63.0 449 41.3 37.0-45.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,476 930 65.1 61.2-68.8 546 34.9 31.2-38.8
$25,000- $34,999 1,158 811 70.3 66.6-73.8 347 29.7 26.2-33.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,479 1,113 75.9 72.6-79.0 366 24.1 21.0-27.4
$50,000+ 3,754 3,198 85.0 83.4-86.5 556 15.0 13.5-16.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 747 522 72.4 68.0-76.4 225 27.6 23.6-32.0
Appalachia II 705 524 75.1 70.6-79.1 181 24.9 20.9-29.4
Appalachia III 522 344 71.0 65.6-75.8 178 29.0 24.2-34.4
Catawba 424 318 75.1 69.7-79.8 106 24.9 20.2-30.3
Edisto Savannah 1,297 934 73.2 69.9-76.1 363 26.8 23.9-30.1
Low Country 1,227 969 79.0 75.3-82.3 258 21.0 17.7-24.7
Palmetto 859 632 76.2 72.5-79.5 227 23.8 20.5-27.5
Pee Dee 802 547 72.5 68.6-76.1 255 27.5 23.9-31.4
Trident 1,252 960 79.3 76.4-81.9 292 20.7 18.1-23.6
Upper Savannah 623 452 74.5 69.9-78.5 171 25.5 21.5-30.1
Waccamaw 1,272 982 79.1 76.1-81.9 290 20.9 18.1-23.9
Wateree 508 341 71.2 65.8-76.2 167 28.8 23.8-34.2
Region***
Region I 1,370 974 73.4 70.2-76.3 396 26.6 23.7-29.8
Region II 1,227 868 73.3 69.9-76.4 359 26.7 23.6-30.1
Region III 1,283 950 75.8 72.8-78.6 333 24.2 21.4-27.2
Region IV 1,310 888 72.0 68.9-75.0 422 28.0 25.0-31.1
Region V 1,297 934 73.2 69.9-76.1 363 26.8 23.9-30.1
Region VI 1,272 982 79.1 76.1-81.9 290 20.9 18.1-23.9
Region VII 1,252 960 79.3 76.4-81.9 292 20.7 18.1-23.6
Region VIII 1,227 969 79.0 75.3-82.3 258 21.0 17.7-24.7

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** 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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