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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Fruits and Vegetables

How often do you eat potatoes not including french fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips?

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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 12,634 466 3.3 2.8- 3.9 8,330 65.3 63.7-66.7 2,981 24.6 23.3-26.0 174 1.5 1.1- 1.9 683 5.3 4.6- 6.2
-Alamance County 342 10 2.1 1.1- 4.1 229 64.5 54.5-73.3 84 28.2 19.5-38.8 7 2.7 1.0- 7.4 12 2.5 1.1- 5.7
GENDER
Male 120 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 82 70.7 58.9-80.2 32 26.7 17.6-38.4 2 1.3 0.3- 5.0 2 0.6 0.1- 2.5
Female 222 8 3.2 1.5- 6.6 147 60.0 46.0-72.5 52 29.2 16.9-45.6 5 3.7 1.1-12.2 10 3.9 1.6- 9.4
RACE
White 282 7 1.6 0.7- 3.5 201 71.6 58.5-81.9 60 22.2 12.5-36.4 6 3.0 1.0- 9.3 8 1.5 0.6- 3.5
Other 58 3 4.1 1.2-12.5 26 37.3 24.4-52.2 24 50.7 35.8-65.4 1 1.6 0.2-10.6 4 6.4 1.8-20.9
AGE
18-44 80 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9 51 61.9 42.7-78.0 24 33.8 18.1-54.1 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2 3 3.3 0.9-11.3
45+ 259 9 3.8 1.9- 7.4 176 66.7 59.2-73.5 59 23.2 17.5-30.0 6 4.4 1.4-12.9 9 1.9 0.9- 3.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 7 3.7 1.7- 8.0 104 63.5 52.5-73.3 39 25.7 17.7-35.8 3 3.7 0.8-15.9 4 3.4 0.9-11.4
Some College + 185 3 0.9 0.3- 2.9 125 65.2 49.3-78.4 45 30.1 17.1-47.3 4 1.9 0.7- 5.4 8 1.9 0.9- 4.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 186 6 2.6 1.1- 6.1 124 58.9 43.6-72.7 44 32.8 18.9-50.5 5 2.3 0.8- 6.2 7 3.3 1.1- 9.9
$50,000+ 114 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5 78 71.5 59.1-81.3 30 25.3 16.1-37.5 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 3 1.6 0.4- 6.3

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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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