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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Fruits and Vegetables

Fruit and Vegetable Consumption per day*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than once or never 1 to less than 3 times 3 to less than 5 times 5 or more times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 17,127 701 4.7 4.3- 5.2 5,460 33.2 32.2-34.2 6,864 39.5 38.5-40.6 4,102 22.5 21.7-23.4
-Alamance County 456 17 4.4 2.5- 7.7 151 30.8 25.9-36.3 178 40.2 34.3-46.4 110 24.5 19.7-30.1
GENDER
Male 146 7 3.1 1.4- 6.7 51 30.9 22.5-40.8 58 44.6 33.9-55.7 30 21.4 13.6-32.1
Female 310 10 5.4 2.6-11.1 100 30.8 25.1-37.1 120 36.9 30.9-43.3 80 26.9 21.5-33.2
RACE
White 344 13 5.2 2.7- 9.9 106 29.4 23.8-35.7 131 37.1 31.0-43.6 94 28.3 22.4-35.0
Other 110 4 2.6 0.9- 7.6 44 33.9 24.0-45.4 46 47.1 34.7-59.9 16 16.3 9.5-26.7
AGE
18-44 173 8 5.6 2.6-11.7 59 30.1 22.7-38.7 65 40.5 31.4-50.3 41 23.8 16.7-32.8
45+ 281 9 3.0 1.4- 6.2 91 31.6 25.7-38.2 112 39.9 33.4-46.7 69 25.5 19.8-32.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 10 5.1 2.3-10.7 82 32.3 25.1-40.6 93 47.1 38.0-56.3 34 15.5 10.6-22.1
Some College + 234 6 3.4 1.3- 8.4 69 29.9 23.2-37.5 83 33.4 26.6-41.0 76 33.3 25.9-41.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 263 11 3.9 1.8- 8.2 92 33.2 26.4-40.8 111 44.8 36.8-53.0 49 18.1 13.1-24.5
$50,000+ 115 3 4.5 1.4-13.4 36 28.6 20.2-38.8 37 31.4 22.1-42.4 39 35.6 24.9-47.8

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*Data in this table were derived from the fruits and vegetables questions.

^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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): 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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