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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Fruits and Vegetables

How often do you eat potatoes not including french fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,634 466 3.3 2.8- 3.9 8,330 65.3 63.7-66.7 2,981 24.6 23.3-26.0 174 1.5 1.1- 1.9 683 5.3 4.6- 6.2
-Forsyth County 367 13 3.1 1.6- 5.6 251 65.2 58.1-71.7 82 23.2 18.2-29.0 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3 18 8.1 4.0-16.0
GENDER
Male 135 7 4.7 2.2- 9.8 100 66.9 55.0-77.0 23 18.2 11.6-27.3 0 0.0 . - . 5 10.2 3.5-26.3
Female 232 6 1.7 0.6- 4.7 151 63.8 55.0-71.8 59 27.3 20.4-35.4 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4 13 6.4 2.6-15.1
RACE
White 282 11 3.5 1.8- 6.9 208 71.8 64.3-78.2 50 19.4 14.3-25.7 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1 12 5.2 2.0-12.8
Other 82 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1 40 51.2 37.0-65.1 32 31.4 20.7-44.5 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8 6 14.5 5.2-34.2
AGE
18-44 91 3 2.3 0.7- 7.3 58 61.7 48.2-73.5 22 20.9 13.1-31.8 0 0.0 . - . 8 15.1 6.6-31.0
45+ 273 10 3.7 1.8- 7.4 192 68.7 62.2-74.7 59 24.6 19.1-31.1 3 0.8 0.2- 2.4 9 2.2 1.1- 4.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 107 5 3.5 1.2- 9.8 71 61.0 46.3-73.9 25 20.1 12.6-30.6 0 0.0 . - . 6 15.4 5.4-36.7
Some College + 260 8 2.9 1.3- 6.0 180 67.0 59.0-74.0 57 24.4 18.3-31.6 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8 12 5.2 2.1-12.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 8 5.6 2.5-11.9 83 58.7 45.9-70.4 32 21.5 14.1-31.4 3 1.2 0.4- 3.8 8 13.1 4.6-31.9
$50,000+ 179 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 126 67.1 57.7-75.4 44 26.2 19.1-34.8 0 0.0 . - . 7 5.8 1.9-16.1

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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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