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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Physical Activity & Nutrition

When you eat out at a sit-down restaurant, how often do you choose foods that are low in fat, sugar or calories?

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Most of the time Sometimes Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,274 759 11.5 10.3-12.9 1,901 32.1 30.1-34.2 1,849 39.3 37.0-41.7 765 17.1 15.2-19.0
-Alamance County 151 22 9.4 5.4-15.9 56 31.1 20.9-43.5 49 46.4 30.8-62.8 24 13.1 7.6-21.6
GENDER
Male 49 7 8.1 3.5-17.8 16 33.9 19.0-52.8 15 40.7 21.6-63.0 11 17.4 8.9-31.1
Female 102 15 10.0 4.9-19.3 40 29.8 17.5-45.9 34 49.2 29.0-69.6 13 11.1 5.0-22.7
RACE
White 127 19 8.9 4.9-15.8 47 28.4 17.7-42.2 44 53.7 36.1-70.5 17 9.0 4.9-16.0
Other 24 3 11.1 3.1-32.5 9 41.2 21.4-64.3 5 19.1 7.4-41.3 7 28.6 12.6-52.6
AGE
18-44 31 3 5.5 1.4-18.9 8 15.3 5.9-34.0 16 69.4 44.7-86.4 4 9.9 3.0-27.9
45+ 118 19 13.1 8.1-20.5 47 45.4 35.2-55.9 33 25.8 18.1-35.5 19 15.8 9.9-24.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 67 11 13.4 6.5-25.6 25 34.9 21.6-51.1 18 33.9 17.9-54.7 13 17.8 8.9-32.6
Some College + 84 11 6.6 3.0-14.0 31 28.4 15.5-46.2 31 55.1 33.6-74.9 11 9.9 4.5-20.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 79 12 8.6 3.7-19.0 28 27.8 14.5-46.6 23 46.2 22.6-71.8 16 17.4 8.1-33.3
$50,000+ 59 9 10.8 5.0-21.7 24 34.8 20.6-52.5 20 46.9 27.9-66.8 6 7.5 3.2-16.8

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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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