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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting juice, how often do you eat fruit?

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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 12,611 5,217 37.0 35.6-38.5 5,490 46.1 44.5-47.7 1,394 12.8 11.7-14.0 130 1.1 0.8- 1.5 380 3.0 2.6- 3.6
-Buncombe County 386 196 50.0 43.7-56.2 154 42.6 36.5-48.9 28 6.3 4.0- 9.7 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 5 0.8 0.3- 2.2
GENDER
Male 141 65 49.2 39.1-59.4 63 43.7 34.0-53.9 9 5.6 2.5-12.1 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 2 0.9 0.2- 4.2
Female 245 131 50.6 42.9-58.2 91 41.6 34.2-49.5 19 6.9 4.1-11.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4
RACE
White 354 178 47.1 40.9-53.5 143 44.9 38.6-51.4 25 6.6 4.2-10.4 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 5 0.9 0.3- 2.5
Other 29 17 74.3 52.9-88.1 9 21.9 9.5-42.9 3 3.9 1.1-13.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 105 48 49.3 38.5-60.2 53 46.7 36.1-57.6 4 4.0 1.3-11.4 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 280 147 50.5 44.0-56.9 101 38.8 32.6-45.4 24 8.5 5.6-12.6 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1 5 1.6 0.6- 4.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 112 53 48.0 36.1-60.1 48 46.4 34.7-58.5 8 4.4 2.1- 9.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5 2 0.7 0.2- 2.9
Some College + 271 143 51.9 44.6-59.1 104 39.9 33.0-47.1 19 7.1 4.1-11.8 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 94 48.2 39.0-57.5 74 47.5 38.3-56.9 8 2.8 1.3- 5.8 3 0.8 0.2- 2.4 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
$50,000+ 158 77 47.2 38.1-56.5 64 43.2 34.3-52.6 16 8.8 5.1-14.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2

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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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