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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Fruits and Vegetables

How often do you eat potatoes not including french fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips?

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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 16,689 716 4.4 4.0- 4.9 11,157 67.5 66.5-68.4 3,491 20.5 19.7-21.4 172 1.0 0.8- 1.2 1,153 6.6 6.1- 7.1
-Cabarrus County 415 9 2.6 1.2- 5.3 283 66.8 60.6-72.5 98 24.7 19.6-30.6 4 0.7 0.2- 2.0 21 5.3 3.1- 9.0
GENDER
Male 158 4 2.0 0.7- 5.6 103 65.1 55.1-73.9 47 31.2 22.7-41.2 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8
Female 257 5 3.1 1.1- 8.4 180 68.5 61.0-75.3 51 18.0 13.2-23.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 19 9.9 5.6-16.8
RACE
White 348 8 2.3 1.1- 4.7 245 69.5 62.8-75.5 77 23.6 18.2-30.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4 15 3.8 1.8- 7.7
Other 64 1 3.5 0.5-21.1 36 55.5 39.6-70.3 21 29.6 17.6-45.3 0 0.0 . - . 6 11.4 4.9-24.7
AGE
18-44 164 2 1.6 0.3- 7.8 108 64.2 54.3-73.0 44 26.6 18.8-36.1 1 0.6 0.1- 3.8 9 7.0 3.4-14.0
45+ 250 7 3.7 1.7- 7.7 174 69.8 62.8-76.0 54 22.5 16.9-29.3 3 0.8 0.3- 2.5 12 3.3 1.8- 6.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 186 7 4.6 2.0-10.5 124 64.0 54.3-72.6 40 22.3 15.4-31.2 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5 14 8.4 4.2-16.1
Some College + 229 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2 159 69.2 60.9-76.3 58 26.7 19.8-35.0 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1 7 2.7 1.2- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 201 7 5.0 2.2-11.3 133 66.4 57.6-74.2 47 21.7 15.4-29.7 2 1.0 0.2- 4.4 12 5.9 2.9-11.8
$50,000+ 143 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9 98 64.2 53.8-73.4 38 31.6 22.6-42.3 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 4 2.5 0.9- 6.8

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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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