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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting carrots, potatoes, or salad, how many servings of vegetables do you usually eat?

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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 12,555 9,065 69.1 67.5-70.6 2,978 26.3 24.8-27.8 368 3.2 2.6- 3.8 19 0.1 0.0- 0.1 125 1.4 1.0- 2.0
-Forsyth County 363 272 70.4 63.2-76.7 77 26.6 20.5-33.9 7 1.2 0.5- 2.8 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 6 1.6 0.7- 3.9
GENDER
Male 134 91 67.5 57.2-76.4 40 30.5 21.9-40.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.0 0.6- 6.4
Female 229 181 72.8 62.2-81.3 37 23.3 15.0-34.4 7 2.2 1.0- 5.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.7
RACE
White 279 212 70.4 62.1-77.5 60 27.7 20.6-36.1 3 0.7 0.2- 2.6 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.2 0.4- 3.3
Other 81 57 70.2 55.7-81.5 17 24.7 14.2-39.4 4 2.2 0.7- 6.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 2 2.5 0.6- 9.8
AGE
18-44 91 65 66.7 53.1-77.9 23 31.1 20.1-44.9 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.5 0.3- 6.2
45+ 269 205 73.5 66.8-79.3 53 22.8 17.3-29.4 6 1.7 0.7- 4.0 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 4 1.8 0.6- 5.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 72 60.0 45.6-72.8 26 34.6 22.3-49.4 5 2.6 1.0- 6.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 2 2.3 0.5- 9.4
Some College + 257 200 74.7 66.4-81.5 51 23.3 16.6-31.6 2 0.6 0.1- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 1.4 0.5- 4.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 130 92 63.1 50.2-74.3 30 31.8 21.0-45.0 5 2.7 1.0- 7.3 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 2 2.0 0.5- 8.3
$50,000+ 177 142 78.2 69.4-85.1 32 20.1 13.5-28.9 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.7 0.5- 5.3

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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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