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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus 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
-Cabarrus County 423 10 1.8 0.9- 3.8 145 36.1 30.3-42.2 176 42.6 36.6-48.8 92 19.5 15.1-25.0
GENDER
Male 162 2 0.9 0.2- 4.6 68 42.0 32.8-51.9 70 42.3 33.0-52.1 22 14.8 8.5-24.4
Female 261 8 2.7 1.2- 6.1 77 29.8 23.4-37.2 106 42.9 35.8-50.4 70 24.5 19.0-31.0
RACE
White 356 8 1.5 0.7- 3.4 117 35.8 29.5-42.6 152 44.3 37.8-51.0 79 18.4 14.3-23.5
Other 64 2 3.1 0.7-13.4 28 38.3 24.9-53.7 23 36.1 22.6-52.3 11 22.5 10.2-42.4
AGE
18-44 165 2 1.2 0.3- 5.2 64 38.9 29.8-48.7 67 41.1 31.9-50.9 32 18.9 12.1-28.3
45+ 256 8 2.6 1.1- 5.7 80 32.3 26.0-39.3 108 44.6 37.7-51.7 60 20.5 15.8-26.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 6 3.0 1.2- 7.4 76 40.7 31.8-50.3 80 39.8 31.3-49.0 29 16.5 9.7-26.7
Some College + 232 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2 69 32.1 25.0-40.1 96 45.0 37.0-53.3 63 22.2 16.9-28.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 206 6 1.8 0.8- 4.1 81 40.0 31.9-48.7 83 41.9 33.5-50.8 36 16.3 11.1-23.3
$50,000+ 145 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 44 34.7 25.8-44.7 63 44.2 35.0-53.8 37 20.8 14.7-28.5

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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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