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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 172 21 13.4 7.4-23.0 64 31.3 23.1-40.9 58 39.1 28.9-50.3 29 16.2 10.5-24.1
GENDER
Male 59 8 16.1 6.4-34.7 20 27.1 15.7-42.6 16 37.0 21.2-56.2 15 19.9 10.7-33.9
Female 113 13 11.1 5.4-21.4 44 35.0 24.5-47.2 42 40.9 28.9-54.0 14 13.0 7.0-22.9
RACE
White 122 15 16.2 7.8-30.8 44 30.0 21.8-39.7 43 34.0 24.9-44.5 20 19.8 12.4-30.1
Other 48 6 10.3 4.0-24.2 19 32.1 18.1-50.3 15 45.9 27.8-65.2 8 11.6 4.7-26.0
AGE
18-44 43 5 13.9 4.8-34.1 11 21.7 10.6-39.2 18 48.4 30.5-66.7 9 16.0 7.7-30.4
45+ 127 15 12.5 7.3-20.6 52 40.6 31.5-50.3 40 30.4 22.5-39.6 20 16.5 10.2-25.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 45 5 6.0 2.1-16.2 13 24.2 10.9-45.3 13 39.7 19.2-64.6 14 30.1 15.6-50.2
Some College + 127 16 16.7 8.7-29.6 51 34.6 25.2-45.3 45 38.8 28.4-50.4 15 9.9 5.4-17.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 62 11 16.7 8.0-31.7 14 18.5 8.6-35.5 20 38.6 21.7-58.7 17 26.2 14.6-42.4
$50,000+ 84 9 13.6 5.2-31.4 39 41.5 29.0-55.1 30 39.5 26.8-53.9 6 5.4 2.3-12.3

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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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