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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity & Nutrition

In a typical week, how many of your own meals come from fast food restaurants, like McDonalds,
Taco Bell, or KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken)?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 meal/week 2 meals/week 3 meals/week 4+ meals/week No fast foods in typical week
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,466 1,589 29.9 27.8-32.0 819 16.4 14.7-18.3 385 7.8 6.7- 9.2 449 9.7 8.4-11.1 2,224 36.1 34.0-38.3
-Alamance County 159 48 23.1 15.4-33.3 15 18.7 9.2-34.1 9 16.5 4.6-44.6 15 5.3 2.9- 9.5 72 36.3 24.3-50.4
GENDER
Male 52 18 25.3 13.8-41.7 5 22.1 7.1-51.3 3 6.5 1.7-21.3 8 8.5 3.8-18.2 18 37.6 18.7-61.3
Female 107 30 21.9 12.6-35.4 10 16.8 6.7-36.0 6 22.1 5.3-58.8 7 3.6 1.5- 8.4 54 35.6 21.5-52.9
RACE
White 134 40 22.5 14.0-34.2 11 18.2 7.5-37.9 8 21.0 5.8-53.5 14 6.5 3.4-12.2 61 31.9 20.3-46.2
Other 25 8 25.1 11.0-47.7 4 20.2 6.7-47.1 1 2.9 0.4-18.8 1 1.7 0.2-11.7 11 50.1 25.1-75.0
AGE
18-44 33 10 14.6 6.2-30.7 5 25.1 8.7-54.2 6 31.6 8.9-68.6 3 3.0 0.8-10.0 9 25.7 9.5-53.1
45+ 124 37 31.3 22.9-41.3 10 12.4 6.0-23.9 3 1.8 0.5- 5.9 12 7.7 4.2-13.7 62 46.8 37.0-56.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 72 19 22.2 12.9-35.6 6 23.4 9.1-48.4 2 4.8 1.2-18.0 8 6.2 2.8-13.1 37 43.4 28.7-59.3
Some College + 87 29 23.7 13.2-38.9 9 15.6 5.6-36.4 7 24.2 6.1-61.0 7 4.8 2.0-11.0 35 31.8 16.3-52.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 83 27 24.6 12.9-41.8 7 10.7 4.1-25.0 5 27.4 6.6-66.6 7 4.3 1.7-10.6 37 33.0 17.6-53.2
$50,000+ 61 19 25.2 14.6-39.9 8 34.7 16.1-59.5 4 7.1 2.5-18.7 8 8.2 3.7-17.0 22 24.8 14.4-39.2

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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.

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