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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland 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
-Cumberland County 447 342 75.8 70.6-80.4 90 20.0 15.9-24.9 11 3.3 1.6- 6.5 0 0.0 . - . 4 0.9 0.3- 2.9
GENDER
Male 156 115 72.4 63.2-80.0 36 23.6 16.7-32.3 5 4.0 1.4-11.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Female 291 227 79.2 73.6-83.9 54 16.5 12.4-21.5 6 2.5 1.1- 5.6 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.8 0.6- 5.5
RACE
White 280 224 78.9 72.1-84.4 50 18.3 13.3-24.5 4 2.5 0.7- 8.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.3 0.1- 1.5
Other 164 116 71.0 62.1-78.5 39 22.7 16.0-31.1 7 4.5 2.1- 9.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.8 0.4- 7.3
AGE
18-44 203 148 74.1 66.2-80.7 45 20.1 14.4-27.4 7 4.4 1.8-10.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.4 0.4- 4.9
45+ 241 191 77.9 71.3-83.4 45 20.2 14.9-26.7 4 1.7 0.6- 4.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 162 126 79.8 71.2-86.3 27 12.6 8.2-18.7 6 5.9 2.3-14.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.7 0.4- 6.9
Some College + 284 215 73.3 66.5-79.2 63 24.6 18.9-31.3 5 1.7 0.7- 4.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 254 196 77.1 69.9-83.0 46 17.3 12.3-23.7 9 4.8 2.2-10.4 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.8 0.2- 2.8
$50,000+ 151 111 72.5 63.5-80.0 39 26.6 19.2-35.6 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 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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