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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

Physical Activity & Nutrition

In a typical week, how many of your own meals come from fast food restaurants, like McDonalds,
Taco Bell, or KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken)?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 meal/week 2 meals/week 3 meals/week 4+ meals/week No fast foods in typical week
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,466 1,589 29.9 27.8-32.0 819 16.4 14.7-18.3 385 7.8 6.7- 9.2 449 9.7 8.4-11.1 2,224 36.1 34.0-38.3
-Guilford County 180 47 29.9 21.5-39.9 17 9.0 4.7-16.7 17 8.9 5.0-15.1 17 12.1 6.5-21.3 82 40.1 30.7-50.3
GENDER
Male 72 21 33.0 20.1-49.2 8 11.4 4.7-25.5 6 8.1 3.1-19.5 8 8.7 3.4-20.5 29 38.7 24.4-55.2
Female 108 26 26.3 17.4-37.6 9 6.2 2.8-13.4 11 9.7 5.1-17.7 9 16.0 7.2-31.9 53 41.8 31.1-53.3
RACE
White 131 34 27.1 18.6-37.7 11 5.4 2.7-10.5 10 8.9 4.1-18.3 14 10.4 5.7-18.3 62 48.1 37.8-58.6
Other 48 13 37.9 22.1-56.7 6 15.6 6.1-34.4 7 9.9 4.4-20.9 3 16.0 5.5-38.6 19 20.7 11.7-33.9
AGE
18-44 43 14 31.2 17.0-50.0 4 11.0 3.8-28.3 6 9.4 3.6-22.4 7 19.2 8.5-37.8 12 29.2 14.4-50.3
45+ 133 32 28.7 20.1-39.2 13 7.5 3.9-13.9 11 8.7 4.5-16.0 10 6.2 3.0-12.4 67 48.9 39.0-58.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 67 22 38.0 22.9-55.8 3 1.3 0.4- 4.3 10 13.4 6.5-25.8 4 3.7 1.1-11.4 28 43.5 26.2-62.6
Some College + 113 25 25.5 16.0-38.1 14 13.2 6.7-24.4 7 6.4 2.6-15.1 13 16.6 8.6-29.7 54 38.3 28.0-49.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 92 23 33.4 21.3-48.2 6 5.0 1.8-13.4 10 11.0 5.0-22.2 6 4.7 1.7-12.2 47 45.9 31.5-60.9
$50,000+ 67 20 28.9 16.4-45.6 9 15.2 6.5-31.4 6 8.1 3.4-17.8 8 16.5 7.1-33.7 24 31.4 20.0-45.7

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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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