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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Fruits and Vegetables

How often do you eat potatoes not including french fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips?

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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 16,689 716 4.4 4.0- 4.9 11,157 67.5 66.5-68.4 3,491 20.5 19.7-21.4 172 1.0 0.8- 1.2 1,153 6.6 6.1- 7.1
-Davidson County 449 16 2.6 1.5- 4.6 317 72.3 66.5-77.4 81 18.6 14.1-24.2 4 0.3 0.1- 0.9 31 6.2 4.1- 9.2
GENDER
Male 180 5 2.0 0.8- 5.0 139 78.2 69.3-85.2 28 16.5 10.2-25.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 7 3.2 1.3- 7.4
Female 269 11 3.3 1.6- 6.7 178 65.9 58.3-72.7 53 21.0 15.2-28.2 3 0.5 0.1- 1.6 24 9.4 6.0-14.4
RACE
White 379 13 2.5 1.3- 4.7 276 75.0 69.4-79.9 66 17.0 12.8-22.1 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 21 5.3 3.2- 8.5
Other 68 3 3.2 0.9-10.7 40 62.7 45.5-77.1 14 24.3 12.1-42.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 10 9.7 4.6-19.2
AGE
18-44 175 6 2.5 1.0- 6.1 115 68.1 58.9-76.1 40 23.0 15.9-32.0 0 0.0 . - . 14 6.4 3.6-11.1
45+ 274 10 2.7 1.4- 5.1 202 77.8 72.1-82.6 41 12.8 9.2-17.6 4 0.7 0.3- 2.0 17 5.9 3.5- 9.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 281 12 2.7 1.4- 5.0 195 72.1 64.4-78.7 52 19.4 13.6-26.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 19 5.5 3.2- 9.4
Some College + 168 4 2.5 0.8- 7.7 122 72.6 63.9-79.8 29 17.2 11.3-25.3 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 12 7.4 4.1-13.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 269 11 2.7 1.4- 5.3 185 74.4 67.6-80.2 53 16.6 12.0-22.7 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9 18 6.0 3.5-10.1
$50,000+ 115 2 2.2 0.5- 9.7 83 68.8 56.6-78.8 20 20.4 11.6-33.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 9 8.3 4.1-16.1

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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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