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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-FEMALES

Consumed five or more servings of fruits or vegetables per day*

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,867 9,951 79.4 78.2-80.5 2,916 20.6 19.5-21.8
-FEMALES 8,062 6,008 76.3 74.8-77.7 2,054 23.7 22.3-25.2
RACE
White 6,376 4,701 75.7 74.0-77.3 1,675 24.3 22.7-26.0
African American 1,189 934 78.9 75.1-82.2 255 21.1 17.8-24.9
Other Minorities 457 348 75.1 68.7-80.5 109 24.9 19.5-31.3
AGE
18-24 198 157 83.4 76.3-88.6 41 16.6 11.4-23.7
25-34 775 576 73.8 69.4-77.7 199 26.2 22.3-30.6
35-44 1,218 926 77.6 74.1-80.7 292 22.4 19.3-25.9
45-54 1,492 1,119 75.1 71.9-78.0 373 24.9 22.0-28.1
55-64 1,642 1,221 75.4 72.4-78.1 421 24.6 21.9-27.6
65+ 2,648 1,946 75.1 72.7-77.3 702 24.9 22.7-27.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,003 854 88.5 85.6-90.8 149 11.5 9.2-14.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,414 1,919 79.9 76.8-82.6 495 20.1 17.4-23.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,123 1,585 77.1 74.2-79.8 538 22.9 20.2-25.8
College Graduate 2,512 1,642 67.7 65.1-70.3 870 32.3 29.7-34.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 995 808 83.3 78.4-87.3 187 16.7 12.7-21.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,335 1,039 81.2 77.6-84.4 296 18.8 15.6-22.4
$25,000- 34,999 836 632 76.2 71.4-80.4 204 23.8 19.6-28.6
$35,000- 49,999 1,037 765 75.4 70.8-79.4 272 24.6 20.6-29.2
$50,000- 74,999 1,072 737 70.6 66.4-74.4 335 29.4 25.6-33.6
$75,000+ 1,428 977 70.0 66.6-73.2 451 30.0 26.8-33.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,913 2,274 79.6 77.2-81.8 639 20.4 18.2-22.8
No 4,869 3,523 74.9 73.1-76.7 1,346 25.1 23.3-26.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 180 133 76.9 66.6-84.7 47 23.1 15.3-33.4
Non-Veteran 7,195 5,359 76.0 74.4-77.5 1,836 24.0 22.5-25.6

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*Data in this table were derived from the fruits and vegetables questions.

^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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