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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-MALES

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
-MALES 4,805 3,943 82.6 80.7-84.3 862 17.4 15.7-19.3
RACE
White 3,845 3,144 82.1 79.9-84.1 701 17.9 15.9-20.1
African American 578 488 84.1 79.1-88.1 90 15.9 11.9-20.9
Other Minorities 339 280 84.0 76.9-89.3 59 16.0 10.7-23.1
AGE
18-24 195 157 80.0 70.5-86.9 38 20.0 13.1-29.5
25-34 407 325 80.7 75.0-85.3 82 19.3 14.7-25.0
35-44 698 568 82.6 78.6-85.9 130 17.4 14.1-21.4
45-54 1,006 841 84.9 81.6-87.7 165 15.1 12.3-18.4
55-64 1,065 893 86.0 83.0-88.5 172 14.0 11.5-17.0
65+ 1,413 1,144 81.3 78.0-84.2 269 18.7 15.8-22.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 658 576 89.5 84.8-92.8 82 10.5 7.2-15.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,398 1,208 85.6 81.8-88.8 190 14.4 11.2-18.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,136 941 83.2 79.0-86.7 195 16.8 13.3-21.0
College Graduate 1,603 1,211 75.9 72.6-78.8 392 24.1 21.2-27.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 403 343 87.0 80.3-91.6 60 13.0 8.4-19.7
$15,000- 24,999 703 602 84.8 80.0-88.5 101 15.2 11.5-20.0
$25,000- 34,999 490 411 84.6 78.5-89.2 79 15.4 10.8-21.5
$35,000- 49,999 628 523 84.8 80.0-88.6 105 15.2 11.4-20.0
$50,000- 74,999 710 588 81.3 75.8-85.8 122 18.7 14.2-24.2
$75,000+ 1,301 1,009 77.9 74.0-81.3 292 22.1 18.7-26.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,618 1,344 84.5 81.3-87.3 274 15.5 12.7-18.7
No 2,997 2,443 82.0 79.7-84.1 554 18.0 15.9-20.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,497 1,222 81.7 78.1-84.9 275 18.3 15.1-21.9
Non-Veteran 2,916 2,403 82.9 80.5-85.0 513 17.1 15.0-19.5

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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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