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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 322 212 64.7 57.6-71.3 88 28.0 22.0-34.9 15 5.7 3.0-10.5 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 6 1.5 0.6- 3.9
GENDER
Male 121 73 58.7 46.9-69.6 41 34.6 24.4-46.4 5 4.6 1.7-11.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.1 0.5- 8.1
Female 201 139 70.0 61.3-77.4 47 22.3 16.1-30.0 10 6.6 2.8-14.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 4 1.0 0.3- 2.6
RACE
White 273 180 64.4 56.5-71.5 74 27.4 21.0-34.9 13 6.4 3.3-12.3 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 5 1.7 0.6- 4.7
Other 49 32 66.3 47.9-80.7 14 30.7 16.9-49.2 2 2.3 0.5- 9.5 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.7 0.1- 4.9
AGE
18-44 88 58 65.1 52.4-76.0 23 26.8 17.1-39.4 5 6.0 2.1-16.1 0 0.0 . - . 2 2.1 0.5- 8.0
45+ 231 152 64.4 56.5-71.6 64 29.0 22.4-36.5 10 5.4 2.6-11.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 4 1.0 0.4- 2.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 114 66.3 56.9-74.5 48 25.0 17.9-33.6 9 6.7 3.1-13.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 4 1.9 0.6- 6.1
Some College + 145 97 63.3 52.4-73.0 40 30.8 21.8-41.5 6 4.8 1.6-13.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.1 0.2- 5.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 113 55.6 45.2-65.4 50 33.0 24.1-43.4 11 8.3 3.8-17.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 6 2.9 1.1- 7.5
$50,000+ 85 64 80.2 70.1-87.5 19 16.8 10.3-26.1 2 3.0 0.7-11.3 0 0.0 . - . 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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