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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for Guilford County

Fruits and Vegetables

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 9,225 433 4.9 4.2- 5.7 6,366 69.1 67.5-70.6 1,784 19.0 17.8-20.3 99 0.9 0.7- 1.3 543 6.1 5.3- 7.0
-Guilford County 436 16 3.9 2.2- 6.8 280 66.5 61.0-71.6 109 22.3 18.2-27.1 8 2.5 1.0- 6.2 23 4.7 2.9- 7.7
GENDER
Male 163 9 5.6 2.7-11.2 112 68.2 59.3-75.9 35 20.8 14.6-28.7 2 2.4 0.5-10.5 5 3.1 1.1- 8.6
Female 273 7 2.4 1.0- 5.3 168 64.9 58.1-71.2 74 23.8 18.6-29.8 6 2.7 0.9- 7.5 18 6.3 3.7-10.6
RACE
White 306 10 3.2 1.6- 6.3 207 71.2 65.1-76.6 69 19.0 14.7-24.1 3 1.8 0.5- 6.0 17 4.8 2.7- 8.5
Other 129 6 5.4 2.1-13.2 72 56.1 45.4-66.3 40 29.8 21.1-40.2 5 4.1 1.1-14.6 6 4.6 1.8-11.4
AGE
18-44 174 5 3.8 1.5- 9.5 108 63.6 54.7-71.7 48 24.1 17.6-32.0 4 2.5 0.6- 9.9 9 6.0 2.9-12.0
45+ 259 11 4.0 2.1- 7.6 170 68.9 62.2-74.9 60 20.8 15.9-26.8 4 2.6 0.8- 7.9 14 3.7 2.1- 6.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 149 9 4.8 2.3- 9.8 90 60.0 50.2-69.0 42 27.5 19.9-36.7 4 4.1 1.2-13.1 4 3.6 1.1-11.1
Some College + 285 7 3.5 1.5- 7.7 188 69.8 63.3-75.6 67 19.6 15.0-25.2 4 1.6 0.4- 6.1 19 5.5 3.2- 9.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 189 9 5.5 2.6-11.4 107 58.1 49.2-66.4 57 28.7 21.6-37.1 4 3.1 0.8-11.2 12 4.7 2.4- 8.8
$50,000+ 141 3 1.9 0.6- 5.8 95 70.8 61.7-78.6 32 18.8 12.9-26.6 4 3.6 1.1-11.5 7 4.9 1.9-12.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 445 26 5.9 3.7- 9.4 314 71.5 66.2-76.3 77 17.1 13.2-21.8 4 0.4 0.2- 1.2 24 5.0 3.2- 7.6
Guilford 436 16 3.9 2.2- 6.8 280 66.5 61.0-71.6 109 22.3 18.2-27.1 8 2.5 1.0- 6.2 23 4.7 2.9- 7.7
Mecklenburg 435 12 2.5 1.3- 4.6 273 62.9 56.8-68.7 99 25.3 20.0-31.4 7 1.1 0.5- 2.6 44 8.2 5.8-11.4
Orange 446 11 2.1 1.0- 4.3 280 60.4 52.9-67.4 110 24.3 19.4-30.1 11 5.2 1.4-17.6 34 7.9 5.3-11.7
Wake 445 13 2.8 1.5- 5.2 285 63.7 58.0-69.0 108 24.7 20.1-29.9 6 0.9 0.4- 2.1 33 7.9 5.1-11.9
Chatham/Lee 389 13 5.0 2.4-10.2 269 68.5 62.2-74.1 71 17.7 13.5-22.9 6 1.1 0.5- 2.7 30 7.7 4.9-11.9
Nash/Wilson 373 15 4.1 2.3- 7.0 249 66.7 60.8-72.1 85 24.1 19.2-29.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9 20 4.5 2.8- 7.3
Craven/Pamlico 448 15 3.6 2.0- 6.3 329 74.2 68.8-78.9 77 17.2 13.1-22.2 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 25 4.7 2.9- 7.3
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 434 34 6.9 4.7-10.1 326 76.8 71.9-81.1 55 12.4 9.2-16.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 18 3.8 2.1- 6.5
Appalachian/Wilkes 445 28 7.4 4.7-11.6 326 76.3 71.1-80.9 65 12.0 9.1-15.7 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1 21 3.5 2.2- 5.6
Franklin/Gran./Vance 467 19 3.5 2.1- 5.9 323 70.1 63.2-76.3 101 21.6 16.5-27.8 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9 22 4.5 2.3- 8.6
Graham/Swain/Jackson 417 24 4.9 3.0- 8.0 308 68.9 55.6-79.7 62 21.0 10.8-36.9 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8 18 4.5 2.5- 8.0
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 462 20 4.4 2.7- 7.1 293 63.9 58.6-68.9 120 26.2 21.7-31.3 6 1.3 0.5- 2.9 23 4.2 2.7- 6.6
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 401 19 4.8 2.9- 7.9 269 71.9 66.6-76.7 82 16.9 13.3-21.3 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 27 5.8 3.8- 8.9
Northeast NC I 450 16 2.6 1.5- 4.5 304 65.2 58.1-71.7 103 25.9 19.6-33.5 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3 23 5.4 3.2- 9.0
Northeast NC II 494 28 6.0 4.0- 8.9 346 69.5 64.3-74.2 86 17.8 14.0-22.4 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4 29 5.8 3.7- 8.8
Northeastern Partnership 944 44 4.8 3.4- 6.8 650 68.0 63.8-71.9 189 20.7 17.2-24.7 9 0.9 0.4- 1.8 52 5.6 4.0- 7.8
Mountain AHEC 1,279 80 7.1 5.2- 9.6 935 73.9 70.1-77.3 195 14.7 12.0-17.9 12 0.7 0.3- 1.7 57 3.6 2.6- 4.9
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 3,226 141 4.8 3.5- 6.5 2,214 68.7 65.8-71.4 661 20.1 17.8-22.6 29 0.7 0.4- 1.2 181 5.7 4.3- 7.6
Piedmont 3,963 158 4.5 3.6- 5.6 2,668 68.0 65.8-70.1 823 19.8 18.0-21.6 51 1.1 0.7- 1.7 263 6.6 5.6- 7.9
Western NC 2,036 134 7.0 5.5- 9.0 1,484 74.1 71.0-77.0 300 13.7 11.6-16.1 19 0.7 0.3- 1.4 99 4.5 3.2- 6.3

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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