SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Fruits and Vegetables

How often do you eat carrots?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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 16,326 1,128 6.5 6.0- 7.0 7,858 47.7 46.7-48.8 4,172 25.4 24.5-26.4 369 2.1 1.8- 2.4 2,799 18.2 17.4-19.1
-Rowan County 444 37 7.9 5.5-11.4 232 50.2 44.2-56.1 116 25.7 21.1-30.9 8 1.9 0.9- 4.0 51 14.3 9.6-20.7
GENDER
Male 156 12 6.3 3.4-11.3 76 48.1 38.1-58.3 46 27.2 19.8-36.1 4 2.3 0.8- 6.6 18 16.1 8.4-28.7
Female 288 25 9.4 5.9-14.8 156 52.0 45.3-58.7 70 24.4 19.0-30.6 4 1.5 0.5- 4.3 33 12.7 8.4-18.8
RACE
White 367 28 7.9 5.1-12.0 196 51.5 45.1-57.8 97 27.5 22.3-33.4 7 2.0 0.9- 4.6 39 11.1 7.3-16.4
Other 75 8 7.0 3.1-14.9 35 45.7 31.2-60.9 19 19.5 11.3-31.4 1 1.4 0.2- 9.4 12 26.5 12.6-47.3
AGE
18-44 148 13 8.5 4.6-14.9 75 47.5 37.6-57.7 38 23.7 16.7-32.4 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3 21 19.9 11.5-32.1
45+ 296 24 7.4 4.8-11.4 157 52.6 46.1-59.1 78 27.6 22.2-33.9 7 3.3 1.4- 7.2 30 9.0 6.1-13.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 244 18 8.2 4.8-13.8 115 43.9 36.0-52.1 70 27.1 20.9-34.5 5 1.7 0.7- 4.3 36 19.0 11.9-29.0
Some College + 200 19 7.6 4.6-12.4 117 57.7 49.0-65.9 46 24.0 17.6-31.8 3 2.1 0.6- 6.7 15 8.6 4.3-16.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 291 26 9.0 5.7-14.0 133 45.1 37.8-52.5 88 30.2 24.1-37.1 7 2.7 1.2- 6.0 37 13.0 8.7-19.0
$50,000+ 92 5 6.2 2.6-14.4 61 62.6 50.9-73.0 18 21.2 13.2-32.3 1 0.8 0.1- 5.8 7 9.0 3.8-19.9

Back to Fruits and Vegetables.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 16AUG06.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook