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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting juice, how often do you eat fruit?

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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 16,674 6,645 37.2 36.2-38.2 7,756 48.8 47.8-49.9 1,588 9.9 9.3-10.5 146 0.8 0.6- 1.0 539 3.3 2.9- 3.7
-Alamance County 444 165 35.3 29.8-41.3 229 55.4 49.3-61.3 33 6.6 4.3- 9.9 3 0.3 0.1- 0.8 14 2.4 1.4- 4.3
GENDER
Male 142 50 33.9 24.5-44.8 75 57.4 46.4-67.6 9 5.8 2.7-11.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 7 2.7 1.2- 5.8
Female 302 115 36.4 30.3-43.0 154 53.9 47.2-60.5 24 7.2 4.4-11.6 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 7 2.2 1.0- 5.0
RACE
White 334 131 37.9 31.5-44.8 169 53.9 47.1-60.5 24 6.3 3.9-10.1 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 8 1.6 0.8- 3.5
Other 108 34 29.9 20.3-41.6 59 58.8 46.5-70.1 8 6.8 2.9-15.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.8 6 4.2 1.8- 9.5
AGE
18-44 170 60 33.5 25.3-42.9 93 57.8 48.3-66.8 13 6.9 3.7-12.6 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.8 0.6- 4.7
45+ 272 105 37.7 31.2-44.6 135 52.6 45.7-59.4 19 5.9 3.5- 9.7 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 10 3.3 1.7- 6.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 211 68 29.6 22.5-37.9 114 59.8 50.9-68.0 21 8.2 4.9-13.4 0 0.0 . - . 8 2.4 1.1- 5.1
Some College + 230 96 40.7 32.8-49.0 114 51.6 43.5-59.7 12 5.2 2.5-10.2 3 0.5 0.2- 1.6 5 2.1 0.8- 5.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 254 85 28.8 22.5-35.9 131 59.0 51.2-66.4 26 9.3 5.8-14.5 3 0.5 0.2- 1.5 9 2.4 1.2- 5.0
$50,000+ 114 48 45.3 34.1-56.9 60 49.3 38.1-60.6 5 4.6 1.6-12.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7

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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: 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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