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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe County

Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting carrots, potatoes, or salad, how many servings of vegetables do you usually eat?

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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 12,555 9,065 69.1 67.5-70.6 2,978 26.3 24.8-27.8 368 3.2 2.6- 3.8 19 0.1 0.0- 0.1 125 1.4 1.0- 2.0
-Buncombe County 386 289 77.3 72.1-81.8 88 20.6 16.4-25.7 7 1.5 0.7- 3.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3
GENDER
Male 140 103 78.5 70.1-85.1 33 19.5 13.2-27.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.2 0.3- 4.8
Female 246 186 76.3 69.5-81.9 55 21.7 16.3-28.3 5 2.0 0.8- 5.0 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 354 266 76.5 71.0-81.3 81 21.8 17.2-27.2 6 1.4 0.6- 3.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
Other 30 21 82.5 65.1-92.3 7 12.3 5.0-27.5 1 2.3 0.3-15.2 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.8 0.4-18.2
AGE
18-44 104 80 81.3 72.2-87.9 20 16.5 10.3-25.5 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7
45+ 281 208 73.6 67.6-78.9 68 24.5 19.4-30.4 5 1.9 0.7- 4.7 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 115 81 73.4 62.5-82.0 30 24.2 16.0-34.9 3 1.5 0.5- 4.7 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5
Some College + 269 206 78.6 72.5-83.6 58 19.5 14.7-25.5 4 1.5 0.5- 3.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 143 80.2 72.8-86.0 34 17.1 11.7-24.4 5 2.0 0.8- 4.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.6 0.1- 4.4
$50,000+ 158 117 74.7 66.2-81.6 38 23.3 16.6-31.7 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8

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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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