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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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
-Iredell County 388 11 3.1 1.6- 6.2 262 66.8 60.8-72.3 86 22.2 17.5-27.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 28 7.7 4.9-11.7
GENDER
Male 154 8 4.8 2.1-10.6 100 64.0 54.5-72.4 35 24.3 17.0-33.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 10 6.5 3.2-13.0
Female 234 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 162 69.9 62.7-76.2 51 19.9 15.0-26.0 0 0.0 . - . 18 8.9 5.2-14.9
RACE
White 332 8 1.8 0.9- 3.7 233 70.2 63.9-75.8 70 21.0 16.3-26.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 20 6.7 4.0-11.1
Other 55 3 10.2 3.2-28.0 29 49.2 33.8-64.8 16 28.7 15.9-46.2 0 0.0 . - . 7 11.9 5.0-25.7
AGE
18-44 165 2 1.7 0.4- 8.1 102 63.3 54.2-71.6 45 24.3 17.5-32.8 0 0.0 . - . 16 10.6 6.2-17.6
45+ 223 9 4.9 2.4- 9.7 160 71.0 63.5-77.5 41 19.6 14.1-26.6 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 12 4.1 2.2- 7.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 189 6 3.9 1.5- 9.8 121 60.5 51.4-68.9 43 25.3 18.2-34.0 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9 18 9.9 5.6-17.0
Some College + 199 5 2.4 0.9- 5.9 141 73.2 65.5-79.6 43 19.1 13.6-26.1 0 0.0 . - . 10 5.4 2.8-10.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 212 8 4.7 2.1-10.2 143 64.4 55.6-72.2 44 22.5 15.9-30.8 0 0.0 . - . 17 8.5 4.9-14.3
$50,000+ 123 2 1.5 0.4- 6.2 85 70.1 60.1-78.4 30 23.1 15.9-32.4 0 0.0 . - . 6 5.3 2.0-12.9

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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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