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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Fruits and Vegetables

Fruit and Vegetable Consumption per day*

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  Total
Respond.^
Less than once or never 1 to less than 3 times 3 to less than 5 times 5 or more times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,867 617 5.4 4.7- 6.3 4,445 36.9 35.4-38.5 4,889 37.0 35.5-38.6 2,916 20.6 19.5-21.8
-Catawba County 358 19 6.3 3.4-11.2 118 35.2 29.0-42.1 134 36.1 29.2-43.7 87 22.4 17.4-28.3
GENDER
Male 136 7 6.7 2.5-16.9 57 39.1 28.7-50.5 47 39.4 27.5-52.7 25 14.8 9.1-23.2
Female 222 12 5.9 3.0-11.3 61 31.8 24.4-40.2 87 33.2 26.5-40.5 62 29.2 22.2-37.3
RACE
White 327 19 7.5 4.1-13.1 103 33.7 27.7-40.4 124 35.0 29.1-41.4 81 23.8 18.6-29.8
Other 27 0 0.0 . - . 13 40.6 18.6-67.2 10 44.9 18.7-74.3 4 14.5 4.6-37.4
AGE
18-44 76 7 10.8 4.7-22.8 29 36.4 24.5-50.3 19 29.4 16.2-47.3 21 23.4 14.2-36.1
45+ 279 12 3.2 1.7- 6.0 89 34.9 28.6-41.7 114 40.9 34.5-47.5 64 21.1 16.4-26.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 175 11 6.9 2.9-15.8 73 42.5 32.0-53.7 63 38.6 27.2-51.3 28 12.1 7.2-19.4
Some College + 183 8 5.7 2.5-12.1 45 28.2 21.0-36.6 71 33.7 26.7-41.6 59 32.4 24.9-41.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 9 3.4 1.4- 8.1 72 40.7 30.8-51.4 73 41.5 30.3-53.7 38 14.3 9.5-21.2
$50,000+ 121 6 6.3 2.7-14.1 32 31.3 22.4-41.7 45 30.2 22.3-39.4 38 32.2 23.3-42.7

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*Data in this table were derived from the fruits and vegetables questions.

^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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