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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 444 23 5.5 3.4- 8.8 136 31.8 26.6-37.5 177 39.1 33.5-44.9 108 23.7 19.1-28.9
GENDER
Male 171 16 8.1 4.6-13.9 59 36.9 28.6-46.0 59 31.3 23.6-40.2 37 23.7 16.6-32.6
Female 273 7 3.2 1.2- 7.9 77 27.4 21.3-34.5 118 45.8 38.4-53.4 71 23.6 18.2-30.0
RACE
White 396 18 4.3 2.5- 7.2 118 31.6 26.0-37.7 159 39.9 33.9-46.1 101 24.3 19.5-29.9
Other 47 5 13.1 4.8-30.7 18 33.4 20.3-49.7 17 33.7 20.0-50.8 7 19.8 9.2-37.6
AGE
18-44 159 8 6.0 2.9-12.2 50 31.1 23.3-40.1 67 40.0 31.3-49.3 34 22.9 16.0-31.6
45+ 282 14 4.7 2.7- 8.1 86 33.2 27.0-40.0 108 37.2 31.1-43.8 74 24.9 19.8-30.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 231 16 6.4 3.6-11.3 73 33.8 26.5-42.0 96 38.6 31.3-46.4 46 21.2 15.1-28.9
Some College + 212 7 4.4 1.9-10.0 62 29.0 22.2-37.0 81 39.9 31.7-48.8 62 26.6 20.3-34.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 270 16 5.9 3.2-10.4 92 35.8 29.0-43.4 104 37.2 30.3-44.7 58 21.1 15.7-27.7
$50,000+ 103 3 4.1 1.2-13.4 25 26.3 17.4-37.7 45 40.8 30.5-52.0 30 28.8 19.5-40.3

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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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