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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 165 36 24.0 16.6-33.4 18 14.8 8.8-24.0 9 4.5 2.1- 9.4 11 7.9 4.0-14.9 91 48.7 39.4-58.1
GENDER
Male 58 7 14.8 6.7-29.7 10 23.4 12.2-40.1 4 5.6 1.8-16.1 6 10.9 4.1-25.9 31 45.4 31.2-60.3
Female 107 29 30.1 20.0-42.7 8 9.2 3.9-20.3 5 3.9 1.4-10.1 5 5.8 2.3-14.1 60 50.9 39.0-62.7
RACE
White 150 34 25.4 17.5-35.4 17 15.5 9.0-25.2 8 3.9 1.7- 8.5 10 8.1 4.0-15.8 81 47.1 37.5-56.9
Other 14 2 7.4 1.4-31.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 13.4 1.9-55.1 1 4.8 0.6-28.6 10 74.4 42.1-92.1
AGE
18-44 40 15 36.5 21.7-54.4 7 21.2 9.9-39.8 3 5.6 1.7-16.9 3 7.6 2.1-24.1 12 29.1 15.6-47.7
45+ 124 21 14.6 9.3-22.2 11 10.1 5.4-18.1 6 3.8 1.6- 8.8 8 8.0 3.9-16.0 78 63.5 53.7-72.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 9 20.4 9.8-37.9 6 20.2 8.5-40.8 4 5.1 1.4-16.6 4 10.9 3.2-30.8 29 43.4 28.4-59.7
Some College + 111 26 22.7 14.9-32.9 12 13.1 6.8-23.7 5 4.5 1.8-11.0 7 6.8 3.1-14.3 61 52.9 41.8-63.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 17 22.5 12.9-36.3 4 9.3 2.8-26.5 5 6.0 2.1-15.7 8 14.4 6.4-29.3 39 47.8 33.8-62.2
$50,000+ 72 17 29.1 17.6-44.2 10 15.0 7.7-27.1 3 4.3 1.3-13.2 3 4.4 1.4-13.0 39 47.2 34.4-60.3

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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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