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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 202 11 4.5 2.2- 9.1 36 17.3 11.6-25.1 74 28.6 21.0-37.8 78 49.0 38.0-60.0 3 0.5 0.2- 1.9
GENDER
Male 84 4 3.4 1.2- 9.2 20 22.1 12.8-35.3 31 27.1 17.3-39.9 29 47.4 33.1-62.2 0 0.0 . - .
Female 118 7 5.5 2.1-14.1 16 12.9 7.3-21.9 43 30.0 19.2-43.7 49 50.4 34.6-66.2 3 1.1 0.3- 3.6
RACE
White 131 8 6.6 2.7-15.2 20 15.7 9.8-24.2 57 39.4 29.0-51.0 44 37.7 26.5-50.4 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2
Other 67 3 2.9 0.9- 9.3 16 22.0 12.3-36.3 15 20.1 11.1-33.7 32 54.3 39.1-68.8 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5
AGE
18-44 66 2 3.1 0.7-11.9 17 17.6 9.7-29.8 22 24.6 14.5-38.6 25 54.7 38.4-70.0 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 132 9 6.9 3.4-13.6 19 17.4 10.8-26.8 51 34.9 26.5-44.4 50 39.3 30.1-49.5 3 1.4 0.4- 4.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 57 3 2.3 0.6- 8.3 8 9.1 3.9-19.8 15 21.7 10.3-40.2 31 66.9 47.4-81.9 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 145 8 5.9 2.6-13.2 28 22.8 15.0-33.2 59 33.2 24.7-42.9 47 37.1 26.9-48.6 3 0.9 0.3- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 87 4 3.8 1.0-12.9 11 9.4 4.5-18.6 29 26.5 15.2-42.0 40 59.2 42.0-74.5 3 1.1 0.3- 3.9
$50,000+ 97 7 5.9 2.5-13.3 23 27.4 17.5-40.2 37 30.2 20.8-41.5 30 36.5 24.8-50.0 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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