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2003 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures*

How often do you drink fruit juices such as orange, grapefruit, or tomato?

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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 9,144 3,318 34.9 33.4-36.5 3,328 38.4 36.8-40.0 1,217 13.5 12.4-14.6 205 2.4 1.9- 3.0 1,076 10.8 9.9-11.8
Have Health Insurance
Yes 7,812 2,897 35.5 33.9-37.2 2,793 37.1 35.4-38.9 1,012 13.4 12.2-14.7 178 2.7 2.1- 3.4 932 11.3 10.3-12.4
No 1,325 418 31.8 27.8-36.1 531 44.1 39.7-48.5 205 14.1 11.4-17.3 27 1.3 0.7- 2.2 144 8.7 6.8-11.1
Body Mass Index
Underweight 180 90 51.3 38.8-63.6 38 25.9 15.6-39.7 15 6.5 3.1-13.2 5 1.4 0.5- 3.8 32 14.9 9.0-23.8
Recommended Range 3,179 1,211 36.0 33.4-38.7 1,152 38.2 35.5-41.0 385 13.0 11.1-15.1 69 2.5 1.6- 3.8 362 10.3 8.8-12.0
Overweight 3,019 1,097 35.6 32.9-38.4 1,138 38.6 35.9-41.4 409 13.9 12.0-16.0 70 2.6 1.8- 3.8 305 9.3 7.9-10.9
Obese 2,235 750 32.6 29.6-35.8 802 37.9 34.5-41.4 334 14.3 12.3-16.5 49 2.2 1.4- 3.5 300 13.0 10.9-15.5
Current Smoker
No 7,017 2,688 36.7 35.0-38.6 2,545 38.6 36.7-40.5 865 12.0 10.9-13.2 146 2.3 1.8- 3.0 773 10.4 9.3-11.5
Yes 2,089 608 29.3 26.2-32.6 771 37.8 34.4-41.3 348 17.9 15.2-20.9 59 2.7 1.7- 4.3 303 12.3 10.4-14.4
Binge Drinker
No 8,447 3,124 35.7 34.1-37.3 3,012 37.8 36.1-39.5 1,111 13.2 12.1-14.3 193 2.4 1.9- 3.0 1,007 10.9 10.0-12.0
Yes 615 165 28.5 23.0-34.7 287 44.7 38.1-51.4 95 17.0 12.2-23.3 11 2.6 0.9- 7.0 57 7.2 5.0-10.2
Heavy Drinker
No 8,819 3,218 35.2 33.6-36.8 3,186 38.3 36.6-40.0 1,173 13.3 12.2-14.4 199 2.3 1.9- 2.9 1,043 10.9 9.9-11.9
Yes 242 71 28.0 19.0-39.1 108 40.5 30.2-51.7 35 21.3 11.9-34.9 6 5.2 1.3-18.1 22 5.1 2.9- 8.8
Physical Activity
Meets Recommendation 3,160 1,278 38.5 35.8-41.3 1,091 35.7 33.0-38.6 387 12.7 10.8-14.8 73 2.6 1.7- 3.9 331 10.5 8.9-12.3
Some Physical Activity 3,574 1,209 34.4 32.0-37.0 1,380 40.3 37.7-42.8 504 13.5 11.9-15.3 87 2.0 1.4- 2.7 394 9.8 8.5-11.4
Physically Inactive 2,112 709 29.1 26.1-32.1 764 40.4 36.9-44.0 290 14.5 12.2-17.2 43 3.2 2.1- 4.9 306 12.9 10.9-15.0
Fair/Poor Health Status
Yes 1,975 747 33.5 30.2-37.0 601 34.1 30.5-37.8 250 14.3 11.8-17.3 48 2.2 1.4- 3.7 329 15.8 13.5-18.4
No 7,148 2,562 35.2 33.5-37.0 2,720 39.4 37.6-41.2 965 13.3 12.1-14.5 157 2.4 1.9- 3.2 744 9.7 8.7-10.7
Disability Status
Yes 2,907 1,083 34.3 31.6-37.2 904 33.0 30.2-36.1 387 14.4 12.4-16.7 75 3.0 2.0- 4.3 458 15.2 13.3-17.3
No 6,063 2,172 35.3 33.4-37.2 2,358 40.1 38.2-42.1 810 13.2 11.9-14.6 127 2.2 1.6- 3.0 596 9.2 8.1-10.3
Current Asthma
Yes 708 269 38.5 33.0-44.4 222 32.3 27.0-38.1 97 14.2 10.8-18.5 10 1.3 0.6- 2.8 110 13.7 10.3-17.9
No 8,418 3,046 34.7 33.1-36.3 3,097 38.8 37.1-40.5 1,118 13.4 12.3-14.7 194 2.5 2.0- 3.2 963 10.6 9.7-11.6
Diabetes
Yes 908 293 28.3 24.3-32.7 247 26.1 22.2-30.4 113 12.8 9.8-16.6 30 4.4 2.7- 7.1 225 28.4 24.2-33.1
Yes, During Pregnancy 75 26 30.5 18.3-46.3 36 40.1 25.8-56.3 6 15.3 6.4-32.6 1 3.9 0.5-22.7 6 10.2 2.5-33.4
No 8,149 2,995 35.6 33.9-37.3 3,039 39.4 37.7-41.2 1,097 13.5 12.3-14.7 173 2.2 1.7- 2.9 845 9.3 8.4-10.3
Arthritis
Yes 3,152 1,210 36.9 34.4-39.6 1,013 32.6 30.2-35.2 397 13.6 11.9-15.7 76 2.5 1.8- 3.6 456 14.3 12.5-16.3
No 5,932 2,080 34.0 32.1-36.0 2,294 40.7 38.7-42.8 815 13.4 12.1-14.9 129 2.4 1.8- 3.2 614 9.5 8.4-10.6
High Blood Pressure
Yes 3,059 1,221 39.0 36.3-41.8 991 33.1 30.5-35.8 352 12.1 10.4-14.1 67 2.3 1.6- 3.5 428 13.5 11.8-15.4
Yes, During Pregnancy 103 35 36.5 24.7-50.2 38 37.4 25.6-51.0 15 14.9 8.1-25.9 3 1.1 0.3- 4.5 12 10.0 4.9-19.2
No 5,974 2,058 33.3 31.4-35.2 2,297 40.5 38.5-42.6 848 14.0 12.6-15.4 135 2.5 1.8- 3.3 636 9.8 8.7-11.0
High Cholesterol
Yes 2,637 956 34.1 31.5-36.9 881 35.2 32.5-38.0 347 13.2 11.3-15.2 59 2.4 1.6- 3.8 394 15.1 13.1-17.2
No 4,736 1,776 37.0 34.9-39.2 1,734 37.3 35.2-39.5 618 13.4 12.0-15.0 108 2.2 1.6- 3.1 500 10.0 8.8-11.4
History of Cardiovascular Disease
Yes 923 387 37.7 33.2-42.5 268 30.9 26.5-35.7 96 13.6 10.2-17.9 21 2.1 1.1- 3.6 151 15.7 12.4-19.6
No 8,043 2,862 34.8 33.1-36.5 2,999 38.9 37.1-40.6 1,100 13.5 12.4-14.8 181 2.5 1.9- 3.2 901 10.4 9.4-11.4

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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.

* See Technical Notes for definitions of risk factors/conditions.

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