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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 434 171 36.8 31.4-42.5 204 50.4 44.5-56.2 38 8.7 5.9-12.6 4 0.8 0.3- 2.1 17 3.4 1.9- 6.0
GENDER
Male 165 45 28.5 20.9-37.5 90 54.3 45.0-63.3 21 11.9 7.1-19.2 2 1.0 0.2- 4.0 7 4.3 1.9- 9.8
Female 269 126 43.7 36.5-51.2 114 47.1 39.6-54.7 17 6.0 3.4-10.3 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2
RACE
White 387 154 36.7 31.0-42.9 182 50.9 44.6-57.1 33 8.2 5.4-12.4 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2 15 3.4 1.8- 6.3
Other 46 16 36.5 22.1-53.8 22 47.3 31.1-64.0 5 11.7 4.7-26.1 1 1.3 0.2- 8.5 2 3.3 0.7-13.7
AGE
18-44 157 54 34.4 26.3-43.7 83 53.9 44.6-62.9 14 8.3 4.5-15.0 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 5 2.9 1.1- 7.7
45+ 274 117 40.2 33.9-46.8 119 45.4 38.9-52.2 23 9.1 5.8-13.9 3 1.3 0.4- 4.1 12 4.0 2.2- 7.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 224 86 35.7 28.3-43.8 102 47.9 39.9-56.0 24 11.6 7.2-18.3 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 11 4.3 2.0- 8.7
Some College + 210 85 38.0 30.3-46.3 102 53.1 44.7-61.4 14 5.4 3.1- 9.4 3 1.1 0.3- 3.4 6 2.4 1.0- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 262 96 34.0 27.3-41.5 128 53.5 45.9-60.9 24 8.4 5.4-12.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 13 3.8 2.1- 6.9
$50,000+ 103 41 39.4 29.0-50.8 48 47.2 36.2-58.4 9 9.4 4.1-20.2 3 2.2 0.7- 6.8 2 1.9 0.5- 7.6

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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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