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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity & Nutrition-MALES

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
-MALES 2,078 589 29.3 25.9-32.8 345 18.1 15.3-21.3 181 9.2 7.3-11.6 242 12.1 10.0-14.6 721 31.3 28.0-34.7
RACE
White 1,691 482 30.1 26.3-34.1 274 17.2 14.4-20.3 149 9.9 7.6-12.8 206 13.6 11.0-16.7 580 29.3 26.0-32.7
African American 226 59 24.5 17.7-32.8 43 22.7 15.3-32.3 21 9.1 5.5-14.9 21 10.7 6.4-17.4 82 33.0 24.3-42.9
Other Minorities 146 45 32.0 20.8-45.8 25 18.3 8.4-35.5 9 6.1 2.4-14.7 14 6.1 3.2-11.6 53 37.4 24.9-51.8
AGE
18-24 82 27 31.7 18.9-48.0 12 16.6 6.8-35.1 10 11.5 4.2-27.5 18 20.6 11.6-33.8 15 19.7 10.8-33.2
25-34 180 49 31.3 22.5-41.8 43 23.4 16.1-32.8 27 10.3 6.5-16.0 31 13.5 8.1-21.7 30 21.5 13.3-32.7
35-44 286 69 25.4 19.2-32.8 72 23.4 17.3-30.9 36 12.2 7.8-18.6 41 10.8 7.5-15.3 68 28.1 20.8-36.8
45-54 417 115 30.5 24.4-37.3 75 14.4 10.8-18.9 39 8.6 5.9-12.5 58 11.9 8.5-16.4 130 34.6 28.2-41.6
55-64 470 140 28.7 23.3-34.8 65 14.8 10.6-20.3 38 8.7 5.8-12.8 43 9.5 6.5-13.6 184 38.3 32.6-44.5
65+ 632 185 28.5 23.8-33.7 76 13.3 9.2-18.8 31 3.5 2.2- 5.6 51 8.2 5.6-11.9 289 46.5 40.9-52.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 266 86 34.9 23.8-47.8 39 15.7 7.4-30.1 16 5.8 2.8-11.4 25 6.6 3.6-11.9 100 37.1 26.2-49.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 574 171 29.1 23.1-35.8 98 18.6 13.8-24.6 53 8.0 5.3-12.1 85 16.7 12.0-22.7 167 27.6 21.5-34.6
Some Post-H.S. 508 130 27.2 21.2-34.0 98 19.9 15.0-25.9 56 12.8 8.1-19.7 59 11.2 8.0-15.3 165 28.9 23.2-35.5
College Graduate 727 201 28.5 23.8-33.7 110 17.4 13.3-22.5 56 9.0 6.5-12.5 73 11.6 8.1-16.2 287 33.5 28.7-38.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 172 50 33.4 21.9-47.3 17 9.1 4.0-19.3 16 7.0 3.4-13.8 11 5.9 2.4-13.5 78 44.7 31.4-58.8
$15,000- 24,999 320 94 26.7 18.9-36.1 49 12.9 8.4-19.2 26 8.1 4.7-13.7 37 9.4 5.7-15.1 114 42.9 33.0-53.5
$25,000- 34,999 194 65 42.2 30.1-55.4 28 18.0 9.3-32.0 15 6.9 3.2-14.2 28 16.7 8.2-30.8 58 16.2 10.4-24.3
$35,000- 49,999 263 77 34.4 25.0-45.3 52 17.1 12.1-23.6 23 10.1 6.0-16.3 35 11.3 7.3-17.1 76 27.1 19.3-36.6
$50,000- 74,999 321 92 27.9 20.6-36.6 68 25.7 18.0-35.2 39 12.2 7.7-18.9 34 10.3 6.7-15.4 88 23.9 17.6-31.7
$75,000+ 596 164 29.0 23.2-35.6 91 16.9 12.8-21.9 48 10.3 6.3-16.5 75 13.4 10.0-17.7 218 30.4 25.3-35.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 703 211 32.9 26.9-39.6 104 13.4 10.1-17.5 53 9.3 5.2-16.3 79 10.3 7.5-14.0 256 34.1 28.5-40.2
No 1,364 374 27.8 23.9-32.1 239 19.8 16.2-23.9 127 9.3 7.4-11.5 163 13.0 10.3-16.2 461 30.2 26.2-34.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 720 220 31.1 25.9-36.8 101 15.7 11.8-20.6 48 6.0 4.1- 8.9 68 9.8 7.1-13.5 283 37.3 31.8-43.2
Non-Veteran 1,353 367 28.8 24.8-33.2 244 19.0 15.6-23.0 133 10.3 7.9-13.3 174 13.0 10.4-16.1 435 28.8 25.0-33.0

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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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