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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 199 28 16.1 7.3-32.1 72 29.7 21.6-39.3 66 35.5 26.2-46.0 33 18.7 11.7-28.6
GENDER
Male 83 8 7.6 2.5-20.6 27 30.4 19.1-44.5 29 34.6 22.1-49.6 19 27.5 15.7-43.5
Female 116 20 24.1 9.5-49.1 45 29.0 18.6-42.4 37 36.3 23.5-51.4 14 10.6 5.0-21.0
RACE
White 129 19 9.3 5.4-15.5 47 31.2 21.7-42.6 41 43.6 32.1-55.8 22 15.9 9.1-26.4
Other 66 8 11.3 4.5-25.7 23 32.0 19.8-47.3 24 31.8 19.3-47.5 11 24.9 12.9-42.7
AGE
18-44 66 8 19.2 6.5-44.8 20 24.9 14.3-39.7 27 36.9 23.2-53.2 11 19.0 9.3-34.8
45+ 129 20 11.7 7.1-18.5 50 37.3 28.4-47.1 37 32.2 23.6-42.1 22 18.9 11.6-29.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 54 11 27.8 9.3-59.0 13 18.6 8.4-36.2 15 22.5 10.3-42.4 15 31.2 15.5-52.8
Some College + 145 17 8.6 4.6-15.5 59 36.9 27.4-47.6 51 43.9 33.5-54.8 18 10.6 5.9-18.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 84 13 23.2 7.8-51.8 25 19.1 10.1-33.1 25 29.0 16.4-45.9 21 28.7 15.6-46.8
$50,000+ 96 10 8.4 3.8-17.6 41 42.4 30.5-55.2 35 40.6 28.9-53.5 10 8.6 3.9-17.9

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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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