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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting carrots, potatoes, or salad, how many servings of vegetables do you usually eat?

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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 16,748 12,915 75.2 74.3-76.1 3,311 20.9 20.0-21.7 325 2.3 2.0- 2.6 10 0.1 0.1- 0.3 187 1.5 1.2- 1.9
-Alamance County 450 344 77.1 71.9-81.6 94 19.9 15.7-25.0 7 1.6 0.7- 3.8 0 0.0 . - . 5 1.3 0.5- 3.5
GENDER
Male 143 101 73.4 63.7-81.3 36 22.7 15.4-32.1 3 2.2 0.7- 7.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.6 0.4- 6.3
Female 307 243 79.9 73.9-84.9 58 17.8 13.2-23.7 4 1.1 0.3- 3.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3
RACE
White 340 264 77.9 71.7-83.0 69 20.3 15.3-26.4 4 0.9 0.3- 3.0 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.8 0.2- 3.0
Other 108 78 75.1 64.1-83.6 25 19.3 12.0-29.4 3 3.2 0.9-10.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.5 0.6- 9.7
AGE
18-44 171 129 74.8 66.1-81.9 36 21.1 14.6-29.5 3 2.1 0.7- 6.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.0 0.6- 6.2
45+ 277 213 79.8 74.2-84.4 58 18.7 14.2-24.2 4 1.0 0.4- 2.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.6 0.1- 2.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 214 155 73.4 65.2-80.3 50 21.8 15.6-29.7 6 3.2 1.3- 7.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.5 0.4- 5.7
Some College + 234 187 80.3 73.2-85.8 44 18.4 13.0-25.4 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 260 195 74.8 67.4-81.1 55 20.4 14.8-27.5 6 2.9 1.2- 6.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.9 0.6- 5.6
$50,000+ 115 91 80.3 70.7-87.3 23 18.6 11.8-28.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.1 0.2- 7.5

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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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