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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 446 180 37.3 31.6-43.4 199 46.8 40.6-53.1 51 12.7 9.0-17.6 4 0.5 0.2- 1.3 12 2.8 1.3- 5.7
GENDER
Male 179 63 34.1 25.5-43.9 87 50.1 40.4-59.7 21 12.1 6.9-20.5 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0 6 3.3 1.2- 8.3
Female 267 117 40.7 33.7-48.1 112 43.3 35.9-51.1 30 13.3 8.9-19.4 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8 6 2.3 0.8- 6.6
RACE
White 377 154 39.3 33.4-45.5 165 44.3 38.1-50.7 44 13.1 9.1-18.5 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 10 2.7 1.2- 6.1
Other 67 26 31.0 17.6-48.7 32 54.6 37.5-70.7 7 11.3 4.4-25.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.1 0.7-13.2
AGE
18-44 174 67 35.9 27.4-45.4 76 45.8 36.4-55.5 25 14.9 9.2-23.0 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 5 3.3 1.2- 8.5
45+ 272 113 39.1 32.8-45.8 123 48.2 41.4-55.0 26 9.8 6.5-14.4 3 0.9 0.3- 2.8 7 2.1 0.8- 5.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 278 108 34.4 27.1-42.5 116 46.1 38.0-54.5 43 16.1 11.1-22.8 3 0.5 0.1- 1.6 8 2.9 1.2- 6.8
Some College + 168 72 42.8 34.4-51.6 83 48.1 39.4-56.8 8 6.1 2.4-14.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7 4 2.6 0.7- 8.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 271 109 35.5 28.1-43.6 113 44.8 36.7-53.3 37 15.6 10.5-22.6 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1 9 3.4 1.5- 7.7
$50,000+ 113 46 39.1 29.3-49.8 59 53.0 42.0-63.7 7 7.5 2.8-18.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.5 0.1- 3.4

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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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