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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba 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
-Catawba County 431 323 71.8 65.9-77.0 93 24.0 19.1-29.7 8 2.5 1.1- 5.6 0 0.0 . - . 7 1.7 0.7- 4.2
GENDER
Male 166 113 64.6 55.0-73.1 42 28.6 20.7-38.2 6 3.6 1.4- 9.1 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.2 1.1- 8.6
Female 265 210 77.9 70.7-83.8 51 20.0 14.5-27.0 2 1.6 0.3- 7.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
RACE
White 387 294 73.5 67.2-78.9 79 21.9 16.9-27.9 7 2.6 1.1- 6.2 0 0.0 . - . 7 2.0 0.8- 4.8
Other 44 29 60.3 42.8-75.5 14 38.1 23.1-55.8 1 1.6 0.2-10.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 155 110 67.1 57.5-75.5 38 27.6 19.8-37.1 5 3.7 1.4- 9.6 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.6 0.3- 7.2
45+ 274 211 76.8 70.6-82.0 55 20.1 15.2-26.1 3 1.1 0.3- 3.6 0 0.0 . - . 5 2.0 0.8- 5.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 221 165 70.6 62.3-77.7 45 23.5 16.9-31.5 5 3.2 1.2- 8.1 0 0.0 . - . 6 2.8 1.0- 7.4
Some College + 210 158 73.1 64.4-80.3 48 24.5 17.6-33.1 3 1.8 0.4- 7.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 263 194 72.0 64.2-78.7 59 24.5 18.1-32.4 4 1.6 0.5- 4.5 0 0.0 . - . 6 1.9 0.8- 4.4
$50,000+ 101 79 73.7 61.8-83.0 19 21.1 13.1-32.3 3 5.1 1.4-16.6 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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