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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-FEMALES

How often do you eat potatoes not including french fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips?

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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 12,634 466 3.3 2.8- 3.9 8,330 65.3 63.7-66.7 2,981 24.6 23.3-26.0 174 1.5 1.1- 1.9 683 5.3 4.6- 6.2
-FEMALES 7,917 273 2.9 2.4- 3.5 5,083 63.2 61.3-65.0 1,970 26.8 25.0-28.6 122 1.5 1.2- 2.0 469 5.7 4.9- 6.6
RACE
White 6,275 220 3.2 2.6- 3.9 4,168 67.0 65.1-68.9 1,472 23.7 22.0-25.4 82 1.4 1.0- 1.9 333 4.8 4.0- 5.7
African American 1,154 35 2.1 1.4- 3.4 609 49.3 44.1-54.5 383 39.3 34.1-44.8 31 2.0 1.3- 3.2 96 7.2 5.2- 9.9
Other Minorities 450 15 2.3 1.2- 4.5 286 62.6 55.5-69.2 105 24.2 18.8-30.6 8 1.5 0.5- 4.2 36 9.4 5.7-15.3
AGE
18-24 194 9 2.8 1.3- 6.2 113 57.7 47.4-67.4 56 32.1 23.1-42.5 3 1.7 0.5- 5.7 13 5.7 3.0-10.5
25-34 770 18 2.4 1.4- 4.1 476 62.1 57.2-66.7 217 29.3 24.9-34.2 13 1.5 0.8- 2.8 46 4.7 3.2- 6.7
35-44 1,212 26 1.5 0.9- 2.5 745 61.2 57.1-65.2 350 29.6 26.0-33.4 21 1.2 0.7- 1.9 70 6.5 4.3- 9.7
45-54 1,482 45 3.2 2.1- 4.8 896 60.7 57.0-64.3 423 28.4 25.1-31.9 24 1.3 0.8- 2.1 94 6.4 4.6- 8.8
55-64 1,622 56 3.2 2.2- 4.5 1,029 64.8 61.4-67.9 411 24.1 21.4-27.1 29 2.2 1.3- 3.7 97 5.7 4.4- 7.5
65+ 2,550 119 4.4 3.4- 5.6 1,762 70.3 67.6-72.9 491 18.9 16.7-21.3 32 1.6 1.0- 2.5 146 4.9 3.9- 6.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 961 68 5.6 3.9- 8.0 601 59.2 53.0-65.1 200 25.5 20.2-31.5 13 1.0 0.4- 2.2 79 8.8 5.9-12.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,358 89 3.6 2.6- 5.0 1,585 66.2 62.3-69.8 532 24.1 20.7-27.9 31 1.5 1.0- 2.5 121 4.5 3.2- 6.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,096 67 2.3 1.6- 3.3 1,377 64.5 60.9-68.0 512 26.1 22.8-29.6 31 1.7 0.9- 2.9 109 5.5 4.1- 7.2
College Graduate 2,493 49 1.7 1.2- 2.6 1,514 60.7 57.8-63.5 723 30.2 27.6-33.0 47 1.7 1.2- 2.4 160 5.7 4.5- 7.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 972 43 3.7 2.3- 5.9 594 56.3 49.9-62.4 234 28.7 23.0-35.2 21 1.6 0.8- 3.1 80 9.7 6.3-14.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,312 72 4.1 3.0- 5.7 859 63.9 58.9-68.7 288 25.7 21.1-30.8 19 1.3 0.7- 2.3 74 5.0 3.6- 7.0
$25,000- 34,999 825 24 3.9 2.3- 6.6 553 69.0 63.7-73.7 189 21.4 17.4-26.1 18 2.6 1.5- 4.4 41 3.2 2.0- 4.9
$35,000- 49,999 1,023 19 1.4 0.7- 2.5 675 71.1 66.6-75.1 262 21.1 17.8-24.9 18 1.2 0.7- 2.0 49 5.3 3.5- 7.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,067 32 2.7 1.6- 4.4 677 61.6 56.9-66.0 278 28.1 24.1-32.6 13 1.3 0.7- 2.4 67 6.3 4.3- 9.3
$75,000+ 1,420 19 1.5 0.8- 2.7 883 63.1 59.5-66.6 425 29.0 25.8-32.4 20 1.4 0.8- 2.4 73 5.0 3.7- 6.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,840 122 3.9 2.9- 5.2 1,803 61.1 57.7-64.3 665 26.4 23.3-29.8 51 1.9 1.3- 2.8 199 6.7 5.4- 8.3
No 4,813 137 2.3 1.8- 2.9 3,112 63.9 61.6-66.2 1,248 27.4 25.3-29.6 67 1.4 1.0- 2.0 249 4.9 4.0- 6.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 179 7 4.8 1.8-12.2 98 56.0 44.9-66.6 58 34.8 24.9-46.1 5 1.7 0.7- 4.6 11 2.7 1.3- 5.3
Non-Veteran 7,065 248 2.9 2.4- 3.5 4,551 63.0 61.0-64.9 1,744 26.7 24.9-28.6 106 1.6 1.2- 2.0 416 5.8 4.9- 6.8

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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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