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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Union County

Fruits and Vegetables

How often do you drink fruit juices such as orange, grapefruit, or tomato?

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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 16,669 5,770 34.2 33.2-35.2 6,109 39.4 38.4-40.5 2,143 12.7 12.0-13.4 317 1.6 1.4- 1.9 2,330 12.1 11.4-12.7
-Union County 364 106 28.4 23.2-34.3 153 43.9 37.9-50.0 42 11.2 8.1-15.3 6 1.7 0.6- 4.3 57 14.8 10.9-19.8
GENDER
Male 146 48 34.0 25.7-43.4 65 43.1 34.2-52.4 13 8.6 4.9-14.8 2 1.9 0.4- 7.7 18 12.4 7.1-20.8
Female 218 58 22.3 17.0-28.7 88 44.8 37.2-52.6 29 14.1 9.6-20.1 4 1.4 0.5- 3.8 39 17.4 12.4-23.8
RACE
White 307 90 28.3 22.8-34.5 124 41.7 35.4-48.3 35 11.4 8.0-16.0 6 2.1 0.8- 5.3 52 16.5 12.0-22.3
Other 55 15 28.5 16.2-45.1 28 52.3 36.9-67.2 7 10.7 4.8-22.0 0 0.0 . - . 5 8.5 3.1-21.3
AGE
18-44 158 38 26.6 19.3-35.6 77 47.8 39.0-56.8 18 10.1 6.3-16.0 4 2.3 0.7- 7.2 21 13.1 7.9-20.9
45+ 202 67 30.3 23.8-37.7 73 38.6 31.2-46.6 24 12.8 8.4-19.2 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 36 17.4 12.2-24.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 45 27.9 20.2-37.2 61 41.7 32.6-51.4 21 12.6 7.9-19.5 4 2.9 0.9- 9.1 21 14.9 8.6-24.8
Some College + 211 60 28.5 21.9-36.3 92 45.6 37.9-53.6 21 10.3 6.5-15.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.7 36 14.8 10.4-20.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 54 30.1 22.3-39.3 66 42.2 33.3-51.7 23 13.2 8.4-19.9 3 2.1 0.5- 8.3 24 12.5 7.0-21.1
$50,000+ 145 39 25.4 18.5-33.9 67 48.0 39.0-57.1 15 10.2 6.0-16.9 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2 22 15.1 9.8-22.7

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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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