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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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
-Buncombe County 161 25 12.3 7.8-19.0 68 41.9 32.9-51.4 48 31.9 23.5-41.6 20 13.9 8.5-21.9
GENDER
Male 56 9 12.7 6.1-24.5 23 39.8 26.2-55.1 15 29.7 17.5-45.8 9 17.8 8.7-33.2
Female 105 16 12.1 6.7-21.0 45 43.2 31.8-55.4 33 33.2 22.6-45.8 11 11.5 5.9-21.2
RACE
White 146 20 11.4 6.8-18.4 62 41.4 32.0-51.5 47 34.1 25.1-44.3 17 13.2 7.7-21.5
Other 14 5 25.8 9.2-54.4 5 43.6 17.9-73.2 1 5.9 0.8-33.0 3 24.7 7.3-57.8
AGE
18-44 39 6 11.4 4.6-25.6 14 35.6 20.7-54.0 13 35.9 20.7-54.7 6 17.0 7.6-33.7
45+ 121 19 13.0 8.0-20.5 53 46.3 36.7-56.2 35 28.9 20.9-38.6 14 11.7 6.7-19.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 51 7 6.1 2.6-13.5 13 23.0 12.4-38.7 17 35.5 20.8-53.7 14 35.4 20.8-53.3
Some College + 108 18 15.8 9.5-25.3 54 52.3 41.3-63.2 30 27.3 18.8-37.9 6 4.5 2.0- 9.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 70 13 14.5 7.4-26.5 24 39.6 25.6-55.5 23 30.5 19.1-45.0 10 15.4 7.7-28.5
$50,000+ 72 9 12.3 6.2-23.1 35 44.0 31.6-57.2 23 35.9 23.7-50.4 5 7.7 3.0-18.3

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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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