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New Jersey Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
CDC Summary Prevalence Tables, 2003

Exercise 

Leisure Time Physical Activity or Exercise during the past 30 days other than Respondent’s Job

Denominator includes al respondents except those with do not know/refused/missing responses.
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

 

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

All Adults

11297

73.1

72.1-74.1

26.9

25.9-27.9

 

Leisure Time Physical Activity by Age

Age Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

18-24

560

76.3

72.2-80.4

23.7

19.6-27.8

25-34

1562

75.4

72.8-78.0

24.6

22.0-27.2

35-44

2444

76.1

74.1-78.2

23.8

21.8-25.9

45-54

2358

74.3

72.1-76.5

25.7

23.5-27.9

55-64

1703

71.6

69.0-74.1

28.4

25.9-31.0

65+

2476

65.0

62.8-67.2

35.0

32.8-37.2

 

Leisure Time Physical Activity by Sex

Gender Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

Male

4503

76.6

75.1-78.2

23.4

21.8-24.9

Female

6794

69.9

68.6-71.2

30.1

28.8-31.4

 

Leisure Time Physical Activity by Income

Income Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

< $15,000

710

52.2

47.4-57.1

47.8

42.9-52.6

$15,000-24,999

1436

57.0

53.8-60.3

43.0

39.7-46.2

$25,000-34,999

1004

67.0

63.5-70.6

32.9

29.4-36.5

$35,000-49,999

1462

73.2

70.4-75.9

26.9

24.1-29.6

$50,000-74,999

1654

78.0

75.7-80.4

21.9

19.6-24.3

$75,000+

3398

85.7

84.4-87.1

14.3

12.9-15.6

 

Leisure Time Physical Activity by Education

Education Group

Total # of Respondents

Yes

C.I.

No

C.I.

< H.S.

886

47.9

43.8-52.1

52.1

47.9-56.2

H.S. or G.E.D.

3086

66.2

64.2-68.2

33.8

31.8-35.8

Some Post-H.S.

2638

76.2

74.2-78.1

23.8

21.9-25.8

College Graduate

4644

83.1

81.8-84.4

16.9

15.6-18.2

 

Leisure Time Physical Activity by Race/Ethnicity

Racial/ Ethnic Group

Total # of Respondents

Physical Activity

C.I.

No Physical Activity

C.I.

White/ Non-Hispanic

8522

77.3

76.3-78.4

22.6

21.6-23.7

Black or African American/Non-Hispanic

1029

70.1

66.9-73.4

29.9

26.6-33.1

Other Race/ Non-Hispanic

533

66.7

61.9-71.5

33.3

28.5-38.1

Multiracial/ Non-Hispanic

61

72.2

59.7-84.6

27.8

15.4-40.3

Hispanic

999

58.8

55.1-62.4

41.2

37.6-44.9

C.I = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level)

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