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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Physical Activity & Nutrition

In a typical week, how many days do you eat a main meal that is prepared at home?

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Respond.^
1-2 days 3-4 days 5-6 days Every day Do not eat main meal at home
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,479 376 5.8 5.0- 6.8 952 17.7 16.2-19.4 1,844 33.4 31.3-35.5 2,203 41.5 39.2-43.9 104 1.6 1.0- 2.3
-Buncombe County 164 14 8.3 4.4-15.1 27 14.1 9.2-21.0 55 36.4 27.8-45.9 66 39.8 30.8-49.4 2 1.4 0.3- 6.0
GENDER
Male 58 4 8.7 2.6-25.0 11 15.6 7.8-28.6 18 33.5 21.1-48.7 25 42.2 28.3-57.5 0 0.0 . - .
Female 106 10 8.0 4.0-15.3 16 13.2 7.6-21.8 37 38.3 27.3-50.7 41 38.1 27.0-50.7 2 2.3 0.5- 9.8
RACE
White 149 12 8.1 4.1-15.5 24 14.0 8.9-21.3 52 36.7 27.7-46.7 59 39.6 30.3-49.8 2 1.5 0.3- 6.5
Other 14 2 10.9 2.5-36.8 2 9.6 2.2-33.2 3 34.9 11.8-68.2 7 44.6 19.2-73.2 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 39 4 9.6 3.2-25.5 5 11.1 4.4-25.2 15 39.6 23.9-57.7 13 36.5 21.0-55.5 2 3.3 0.7-13.6
45+ 124 10 7.4 3.8-13.9 22 16.5 10.6-24.7 40 34.2 25.6-43.9 52 42.0 32.7-51.9 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 52 5 11.9 3.9-30.9 10 17.9 8.6-33.7 16 31.5 18.5-48.3 21 38.7 23.8-56.0 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 110 9 7.0 3.4-13.9 17 13.0 7.8-21.1 38 36.1 26.3-47.2 44 41.7 30.9-53.4 2 2.1 0.5- 8.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 73 5 8.9 2.8-24.8 13 16.8 9.0-29.2 18 24.0 14.4-37.2 35 46.9 32.7-61.6 2 3.4 0.8-13.8
$50,000+ 71 7 8.7 4.0-17.8 9 9.5 4.8-18.0 32 52.5 39.3-65.4 23 29.3 19.2-41.9 0 0.0 . - .

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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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