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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 442 159 34.9 29.5-40.7 235 54.7 48.8-60.5 29 6.7 4.1-10.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 15 3.1 1.8- 5.4
GENDER
Male 154 49 30.8 22.8-40.3 84 56.5 46.8-65.7 12 8.4 4.1-16.4 1 0.4 0.1- 3.1 8 3.8 1.9- 7.8
Female 288 110 38.8 32.2-45.9 151 53.0 46.0-59.8 17 5.0 2.9- 8.5 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5 7 2.4 1.0- 5.6
RACE
White 276 99 33.4 26.9-40.7 145 54.1 46.6-61.6 18 7.9 4.3-14.1 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5 11 3.7 2.0- 7.0
Other 164 58 36.0 27.3-45.8 90 56.5 47.0-65.6 11 4.8 2.3- 9.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 4 2.2 0.7- 6.4
AGE
18-44 201 64 33.6 25.9-42.3 116 55.5 46.7-63.9 15 8.3 4.4-15.0 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3 4 2.1 0.8- 5.5
45+ 238 94 36.9 30.2-44.2 117 53.2 45.8-60.4 14 4.5 2.4- 8.3 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 11 4.6 2.4- 8.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 159 61 38.4 28.8-49.0 81 51.7 41.2-62.0 10 6.2 2.6-14.1 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 6 3.2 1.3- 7.6
Some College + 282 98 33.0 26.8-39.8 153 56.3 49.2-63.1 19 7.0 3.9-12.3 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4 9 3.0 1.5- 6.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 249 92 35.9 28.4-44.3 124 52.9 44.5-61.1 20 7.0 3.8-12.4 4 1.1 0.4- 3.0 9 3.1 1.5- 6.3
$50,000+ 151 49 30.8 23.2-39.5 91 60.2 51.0-68.7 6 5.4 1.9-14.5 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.7 1.5- 8.9

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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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