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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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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%)
TOTAL 1,233 504 40.3 36.2-44.6 431 33.4 29.5-37.5 162 12.9 10.0-16.3 18 3.0 1.4- 5.9 118 10.5 7.9-13.7
GENDER
Female 1,233 504 40.3 36.2-44.6 431 33.4 29.5-37.5 162 12.9 10.0-16.3 18 3.0 1.4- 5.9 118 10.5 7.9-13.7
RACE
African American 1,233 504 40.3 36.2-44.6 431 33.4 29.5-37.5 162 12.9 10.0-16.3 18 3.0 1.4- 5.9 118 10.5 7.9-13.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 12 6 73.3 38.7-92.3 4 17.4 4.6-48.3 2 9.3 1.4-41.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
-English Speaking 12 6 73.3 38.7-92.3 4 17.4 4.6-48.3 2 9.3 1.4-41.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 1,221 498 40.2 36.1-44.4 427 33.4 29.6-37.5 160 12.9 10.0-16.3 18 3.0 1.5- 6.0 118 10.5 8.0-13.8
AGE
18-24 92 45 39.4 26.1-54.3 29 29.9 17.9-45.5 12 16.1 6.2-35.5 2 6.8 1.5-25.8 4 7.8 1.8-27.8
25-34 195 79 46.5 36.7-56.6 77 35.2 26.6-45.0 25 13.3 7.5-22.4 0 0.0 . - . 14 5.0 2.4-10.4
35-44 255 78 25.8 19.2-33.7 110 41.9 33.4-50.8 39 14.6 9.6-21.6 4 3.3 0.8-12.6 24 14.4 8.4-23.6
45-54 250 87 36.4 28.3-45.3 100 36.2 28.4-44.8 30 9.9 6.2-15.4 4 3.7 0.8-15.3 29 13.8 8.3-22.0
55-64 179 78 42.0 32.3-52.4 52 31.3 22.0-42.5 31 16.2 10.0-25.3 3 3.1 0.8-11.7 15 7.3 4.1-12.8
65-74 145 66 46.6 34.6-58.9 39 27.2 17.9-39.0 17 11.4 6.3-19.7 3 1.0 0.3- 3.1 20 13.9 7.4-24.5
75+ 104 66 62.8 48.7-75.1 20 17.8 9.8-30.0 5 4.1 1.1-14.4 1 1.8 0.3-11.7 12 13.4 6.3-26.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 284 130 44.7 36.1-53.7 71 24.4 18.0-32.1 34 9.6 5.8-15.5 5 5.0 1.6-15.1 44 16.3 10.8-23.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 414 164 39.2 32.2-46.8 154 35.2 28.3-42.9 53 13.1 7.9-20.9 5 2.3 0.6- 8.1 38 10.1 6.3-15.9
Some Post-H.S. 297 114 39.1 30.9-48.0 112 33.3 25.9-41.6 47 15.3 10.1-22.5 3 3.0 0.5-16.5 21 9.3 4.3-18.9
College Graduate 235 95 39.9 31.9-48.4 92 38.4 30.4-47.0 28 12.5 8.0-19.0 5 2.1 0.8- 5.6 15 7.2 3.5-14.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 261 125 49.4 40.6-58.2 72 25.9 19.4-33.7 32 11.8 7.3-18.3 3 2.0 0.4- 9.7 29 11.0 6.5-17.8
$15,000- 24,999 280 104 41.9 32.9-51.5 99 31.1 23.3-40.1 40 10.0 6.0-16.4 5 4.8 1.2-17.5 32 12.1 7.1-19.7
$25,000- 34,999 159 61 34.6 25.0-45.6 65 39.9 29.5-51.3 20 12.3 7.2-20.2 2 7.2 1.9-24.0 11 6.1 1.8-18.2
$35,000- 49,999 110 41 33.6 22.6-46.8 46 37.1 25.3-50.6 15 18.8 10.2-32.0 2 1.2 0.2- 6.7 6 9.3 3.4-22.8
$50,000-74,999 64 25 29.5 17.5-45.2 29 44.9 29.2-61.7 8 20.4 8.5-41.2 1 1.8 0.3-12.0 1 3.4 0.5-20.4
$75,000+ 52 18 29.7 16.4-47.5 23 54.4 37.1-70.8 9 13.2 6.1-26.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.7 0.6-11.3
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 16 6 53.2 27.3-77.5 8 37.0 16.6-63.3 1 4.9 0.7-28.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 4.9 0.7-28.7
Guilford 71 30 43.6 30.2-58.1 26 32.9 21.7-46.4 9 12.4 6.1-23.3 1 1.9 0.3-12.1 5 9.3 3.2-23.9
Mecklenburg 82 33 43.4 31.7-55.9 32 33.9 23.7-45.9 10 13.8 6.9-25.5 1 0.6 0.1- 3.9 6 8.3 3.7-17.9
Orange 30 11 30.1 16.3-48.7 11 41.6 24.2-61.2 1 5.8 0.8-31.4 0 0.0 . - . 7 22.6 10.2-42.9
Wake 54 21 38.5 25.1-53.8 22 41.9 27.9-57.4 3 5.7 1.7-17.0 1 1.4 0.2- 9.3 7 12.6 5.4-26.7
Chatham/Lee 52 20 44.3 29.5-60.2 15 29.8 17.5-45.9 11 18.7 9.6-33.4 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 5 5.5 2.1-13.7
Nash/Wilson 77 25 30.5 20.5-42.8 25 30.3 20.2-42.8 14 21.3 12.2-34.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 12 17.2 9.4-29.5
Craven/Pamlico 57 24 43.3 27.5-60.5 23 44.7 27.6-63.1 7 8.7 3.9-18.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 3.3 1.0-10.6
Stokes/Surry/Yadkin 9 5 30.3 7.2-70.8 2 10.6 1.9-42.7 1 8.2 0.9-46.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 50.8 11.4-89.3
Appalachian/Wilkes 6 2 33.2 7.9-74.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 28.8 4.5-77.7 1 11.6 1.5-53.4 2 26.4 6.0-67.1
Franklin/Gran./Vance 101 40 38.0 28.0-49.3 36 37.4 27.2-48.9 15 13.8 7.6-23.8 0 0.0 . - . 10 10.7 5.3-20.4
Graham/Swain/Jackson 9 3 32.9 10.2-67.8 5 55.3 23.8-83.1 1 11.8 1.6-52.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland 92 39 46.8 35.3-58.5 34 37.0 26.6-48.8 12 10.2 5.3-18.6 0 0.0 . - . 7 6.1 2.6-13.5
Bladen/Columbus/Sampson 97 40 39.6 29.4-50.8 33 35.4 25.6-46.6 11 12.5 6.5-23.0 1 1.1 0.2- 7.3 12 11.4 6.1-20.1
Northeast NC I 167 70 43.7 35.1-52.8 59 34.8 26.8-43.8 24 14.3 9.4-21.3 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 12 6.6 3.4-12.5
Northeast NC II 97 47 54.0 42.6-65.1 31 28.4 19.5-39.5 9 8.2 4.0-16.1 2 1.7 0.4- 7.2 8 7.5 3.5-15.3
Northeastern Partnership 264 117 48.6 41.4-55.8 90 31.8 25.6-38.7 33 11.4 7.9-16.3 4 1.1 0.4- 3.4 20 7.0 4.3-11.4
Mountain AHEC 32 12 41.8 22.5-63.9 15 43.5 24.0-65.3 4 11.9 4.0-30.4 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.8 0.4-17.6
NC REGIONS***
Eastern NC 650 270 39.5 33.8-45.6 222 32.5 27.0-38.6 85 14.6 9.7-21.4 9 2.7 0.9- 7.6 64 10.6 7.1-15.5
Piedmont 537 216 40.5 34.8-46.4 191 34.0 28.7-39.8 71 11.6 8.6-15.6 8 3.2 1.2- 8.1 51 10.7 7.2-15.5
Western NC 46 18 51.6 27.1-75.3 18 31.6 15.1-54.6 6 13.1 4.8-31.3 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 3 3.1 0.8-10.7

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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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