SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Fruits and Vegetables

Fruit and Vegetable Consumption per day*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-Cumberland County 453 19 5.5 3.2- 9.4 146 31.5 26.6-36.9 191 43.8 38.1-49.8 97 19.1 15.1-23.9
GENDER
Male 160 10 7.8 3.7-15.5 51 31.2 23.5-40.0 75 48.1 38.8-57.6 24 12.9 8.2-19.9
Female 293 9 3.3 1.6- 6.5 95 31.9 26.0-38.3 116 39.6 33.1-46.5 73 25.2 19.5-31.9
RACE
White 282 9 5.2 2.3-11.6 88 30.1 24.0-36.9 125 44.9 37.5-52.5 60 19.8 14.6-26.3
Other 168 10 6.0 3.1-11.5 58 34.5 26.4-43.6 65 42.7 33.6-52.3 35 16.8 11.5-23.9
AGE
18-44 206 10 7.0 3.5-13.7 71 30.1 23.3-37.8 81 43.2 34.8-52.0 44 19.7 14.1-26.8
45+ 244 9 3.4 1.7- 6.8 74 33.2 26.6-40.4 108 44.8 37.7-52.1 53 18.7 13.7-24.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 10 7.2 3.2-15.2 56 31.7 23.6-41.2 69 44.1 34.1-54.7 30 17.0 10.5-26.3
Some College + 287 9 4.5 2.0- 9.6 90 31.5 25.6-38.2 121 43.4 36.6-50.5 67 20.6 15.9-26.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 257 13 5.9 3.0-11.4 86 31.3 24.7-38.8 104 44.2 36.1-52.6 54 18.6 13.2-25.5
$50,000+ 153 5 5.9 2.2-15.1 47 31.4 23.8-40.2 70 43.7 35.2-52.6 31 18.9 13.2-26.5

Back to Fruits and Vegetables.

*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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 16AUG06.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook