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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 459 188 39.7 34.0-45.7 212 47.9 42.0-53.8 47 9.6 6.8-13.3 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 10 2.2 1.1- 4.5
GENDER
Male 160 60 37.6 28.1-48.1 80 51.3 41.2-61.2 15 7.7 4.3-13.2 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0 4 2.9 1.0- 7.7
Female 299 128 41.7 35.4-48.3 132 44.8 38.4-51.5 32 11.3 7.5-16.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 6 1.7 0.7- 4.2
RACE
White 380 159 40.4 34.5-46.7 176 48.7 42.5-55.0 35 8.0 5.5-11.4 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 8 2.2 1.0- 4.9
Other 77 29 37.8 23.3-54.9 34 43.8 29.6-59.2 12 16.0 8.0-29.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.4 0.5-10.4
AGE
18-44 152 53 36.6 27.2-47.2 72 48.8 38.8-58.8 22 11.3 6.9-18.0 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.3 1.3- 8.2
45+ 307 135 42.7 36.6-49.1 140 47.1 40.8-53.5 25 7.9 5.1-12.1 2 1.0 0.3- 4.1 5 1.2 0.5- 3.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 253 90 37.2 29.3-45.9 123 48.7 40.7-56.8 30 9.5 6.3-14.2 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 8 3.6 1.6- 7.8
Some College + 206 98 42.8 34.7-51.2 89 47.0 38.4-55.7 17 9.6 5.6-16.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.6 0.2- 2.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 300 114 34.4 28.1-41.3 142 51.2 44.0-58.4 37 11.6 8.0-16.6 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 6 2.3 0.9- 5.7
$50,000+ 97 47 45.1 34.6-56.1 40 44.7 34.0-55.8 8 8.4 3.6-18.4 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.0

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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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