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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 409 14 3.9 1.9- 8.0 126 37.8 30.4-45.9 175 36.4 30.2-43.2 94 21.8 16.9-27.6
GENDER
Male 162 6 3.9 1.6- 9.2 52 39.1 29.1-50.1 73 41.5 31.8-51.8 31 15.5 10.1-23.0
Female 247 8 3.9 1.2-11.9 74 36.7 26.2-48.6 102 31.9 24.4-40.4 63 27.5 20.0-36.6
RACE
White 254 9 2.5 1.1- 5.7 72 32.4 25.1-40.8 114 39.8 32.6-47.4 59 25.2 18.7-33.2
Other 151 5 5.5 2.1-14.1 53 38.9 28.6-50.2 58 35.3 26.0-45.8 35 20.3 13.7-29.1
AGE
18-44 137 6 4.8 1.8-12.3 51 43.4 31.9-55.7 49 31.9 22.9-42.4 31 19.8 13.0-29.1
45+ 266 8 2.7 1.1- 6.5 72 29.8 23.5-36.9 123 42.5 35.6-49.6 63 25.0 19.3-31.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 105 5 3.2 1.1- 9.1 40 54.7 39.7-69.0 40 29.2 18.5-42.9 20 12.9 6.9-22.7
Some College + 303 9 4.3 1.7-10.6 85 28.5 22.4-35.5 135 40.4 33.6-47.6 74 26.7 20.6-33.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 9 7.3 3.0-16.7 53 42.7 29.8-56.7 68 32.7 22.8-44.3 32 17.3 10.5-27.1
$50,000+ 196 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5 55 29.4 22.3-37.7 88 42.2 34.2-50.7 51 28.0 20.9-36.5

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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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