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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston County

Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting juice, how often do you eat fruit?

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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 12,611 5,217 37.0 35.6-38.5 5,490 46.1 44.5-47.7 1,394 12.8 11.7-14.0 130 1.1 0.8- 1.5 380 3.0 2.6- 3.6
-Gaston County 327 117 27.2 21.9-33.1 154 55.1 48.0-62.0 41 13.7 9.5-19.3 3 1.1 0.3- 3.9 12 2.9 1.5- 5.6
GENDER
Male 122 36 23.1 15.7-32.8 57 54.9 43.5-65.8 21 16.9 10.5-26.0 2 1.6 0.3- 7.9 6 3.5 1.4- 8.5
Female 205 81 30.5 23.7-38.4 97 55.3 46.4-63.8 20 11.0 6.1-19.1 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7 6 2.5 1.0- 6.1
RACE
White 279 103 28.8 23.0-35.5 127 52.5 44.9-60.1 36 14.7 10.0-21.0 3 1.3 0.4- 4.7 10 2.6 1.3- 5.3
Other 48 14 19.7 10.5-34.1 27 66.4 49.3-80.0 5 9.4 3.1-25.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.4 1.1-16.5
AGE
18-44 90 21 18.0 11.2-27.6 49 64.5 52.8-74.7 15 13.1 7.1-23.0 1 1.3 0.2- 8.4 4 3.1 1.1- 8.4
45+ 234 94 35.2 28.3-42.8 104 46.7 38.7-54.9 26 14.3 9.3-21.5 2 1.0 0.2- 4.3 8 2.8 1.3- 6.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 177 62 26.2 19.4-34.4 78 51.8 42.1-61.4 23 14.1 8.7-22.1 3 2.4 0.7- 8.1 11 5.5 2.8-10.6
Some College + 150 55 28.0 20.5-36.9 76 57.9 47.7-67.5 18 13.4 7.8-22.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 5.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 64 20.8 15.4-27.5 78 53.0 43.0-62.8 30 21.0 13.8-30.7 2 1.0 0.2- 4.5 8 4.2 1.9- 9.0
$50,000+ 85 36 40.8 29.2-53.6 45 54.0 41.2-66.2 3 3.2 1.0- 9.7 1 2.0 0.3-13.0 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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