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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity & Nutrition-MALES

When you eat out at a sit-down restaurant, how often do you choose foods that are low in fat, sugar or calories?

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  Total
Respond.^
Always Most of the time Sometimes Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,274 759 11.5 10.3-12.9 1,901 32.1 30.1-34.2 1,849 39.3 37.0-41.7 765 17.1 15.2-19.0
-MALES 2,004 240 9.4 7.8-11.3 620 27.7 24.7-30.8 738 40.5 36.7-44.4 406 22.4 19.3-25.8
RACE
White 1,639 188 8.9 7.1-11.0 517 28.9 25.6-32.4 618 42.7 38.5-46.9 316 19.5 16.8-22.7
African American 213 34 12.0 7.6-18.4 63 28.6 21.1-37.5 71 35.0 26.1-45.1 45 24.4 16.3-34.9
Other Minorities 137 17 9.5 5.0-17.3 33 19.5 11.6-30.9 47 37.4 24.1-52.8 40 33.6 21.2-48.9
AGE
18-24 77 6 6.4 2.3-16.6 13 13.2 6.4-25.0 34 60.1 45.2-73.4 24 20.3 12.4-31.4
25-34 178 4 0.7 0.2- 2.0 40 20.9 14.4-29.3 90 50.4 40.1-60.7 44 28.0 19.0-39.1
35-44 279 18 5.8 3.3-10.0 83 29.1 22.5-36.7 117 38.0 30.6-46.0 61 27.2 19.9-35.9
45-54 406 37 11.4 7.3-17.5 128 32.3 26.5-38.7 169 39.8 33.3-46.7 72 16.5 11.6-22.8
55-64 459 68 15.4 11.4-20.5 149 35.0 29.1-41.4 160 29.7 24.7-35.3 82 19.8 14.8-26.1
65+ 595 107 20.3 15.8-25.7 205 34.1 28.7-39.9 164 25.8 21.1-31.1 119 19.8 15.8-24.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 240 40 9.5 5.9-15.0 59 19.5 12.4-29.3 72 41.9 28.9-56.1 69 29.2 18.9-42.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 555 56 7.6 5.1-11.3 144 23.7 18.7-29.5 209 39.0 32.1-46.2 146 29.7 23.3-37.0
Some Post-H.S. 486 66 10.9 7.5-15.5 135 26.5 21.0-32.9 187 41.1 34.0-48.7 98 21.5 16.4-27.7
College Graduate 720 77 9.6 6.9-13.1 281 35.5 30.7-40.7 269 40.9 35.4-46.6 93 14.0 10.4-18.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 149 22 8.9 4.9-15.9 29 21.3 10.8-37.5 47 40.2 26.4-55.7 51 29.6 19.2-42.7
$15,000- 24,999 300 59 18.5 12.9-25.9 69 16.7 11.7-23.4 100 27.7 20.5-36.3 72 37.0 26.1-49.4
$25,000- 34,999 190 25 4.9 2.8- 8.3 53 19.6 12.6-29.0 61 48.7 35.8-61.8 51 26.9 18.0-38.1
$35,000- 49,999 260 27 6.6 4.0-10.8 78 27.0 19.5-36.0 104 43.2 33.7-53.2 51 23.2 15.7-32.9
$50,000- 74,999 314 24 5.5 3.2- 9.5 98 32.5 25.1-40.9 117 32.9 25.2-41.6 75 29.1 21.6-37.9
$75,000+ 593 59 9.3 6.3-13.5 239 37.2 31.7-43.2 238 44.6 38.2-51.3 57 8.8 6.2-12.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 663 98 12.1 9.1-16.0 199 26.7 21.6-32.5 214 34.3 27.9-41.2 152 26.9 21.0-33.8
No 1,332 141 8.4 6.5-10.7 419 28.1 24.6-31.9 521 43.0 38.5-47.7 251 20.5 17.0-24.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 691 103 12.6 9.6-16.4 219 31.6 26.4-37.3 234 32.9 27.7-38.6 135 22.8 17.6-29.1
Non-Veteran 1,309 137 8.5 6.6-10.8 400 26.6 23.2-30.3 502 43.1 38.5-47.8 270 21.8 18.3-25.8

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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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