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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan County

Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting carrots, potatoes, or salad, how many servings of vegetables do you usually eat?

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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 16,748 12,915 75.2 74.3-76.1 3,311 20.9 20.0-21.7 325 2.3 2.0- 2.6 10 0.1 0.1- 0.3 187 1.5 1.2- 1.9
-Rowan County 457 353 76.3 70.9-81.0 92 21.4 16.8-26.8 9 1.9 1.0- 3.8 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2
GENDER
Male 159 115 71.7 61.9-79.7 39 26.0 18.1-35.7 4 1.9 0.7- 5.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
Female 298 238 80.6 74.8-85.2 53 17.2 12.8-22.8 5 1.9 0.8- 4.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
RACE
White 377 292 77.5 71.7-82.5 77 21.0 16.2-26.8 5 1.0 0.4- 2.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.4 0.1- 1.6
Other 77 59 72.3 56.9-83.8 14 22.2 11.9-37.8 4 5.5 2.0-14.2 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 150 116 75.5 65.5-83.3 29 22.0 14.5-32.0 5 2.5 1.0- 6.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 307 237 77.1 71.5-82.0 63 20.8 16.2-26.4 4 1.4 0.5- 3.7 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 249 182 75.8 68.4-82.0 61 22.1 16.1-29.5 4 1.5 0.6- 4.2 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.5 0.1- 2.3
Some College + 208 171 76.9 68.5-83.6 31 20.5 14.1-28.9 5 2.4 0.9- 6.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 296 228 75.3 68.0-81.4 58 21.6 15.7-28.9 7 2.6 1.2- 5.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9
$50,000+ 96 75 75.3 64.0-83.9 21 24.7 16.1-36.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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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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