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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables--By Risks, Conditions, and Quality of Life Measures

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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%)
TOTAL 12,378 681 5.1 4.5- 5.7 5,753 44.4 42.8-46.0 3,699 31.2 29.7-32.6 407 3.2 2.6- 3.8 1,838 16.2 15.0-17.5
Have Health Insurance
Yes 10,824 604 5.0 4.5- 5.7 5,132 45.5 43.9-47.2 3,217 31.1 29.6-32.6 350 3.2 2.6- 3.9 1,521 15.1 14.0-16.4
No 1,532 75 5.1 3.6- 7.2 616 40.1 35.4-44.9 470 30.6 26.4-35.1 57 3.0 1.7- 5.2 314 21.3 17.5-25.7
Body Mass Index
Underweight 194 12 4.6 1.9-10.8 90 45.3 31.7-59.5 55 26.9 17.6-38.8 4 1.0 0.3- 3.4 33 22.2 12.7-36.1
Recommended Range 3,932 244 5.8 4.8- 6.9 1,925 46.9 44.0-49.9 1,080 28.6 26.1-31.2 118 2.5 1.8- 3.3 565 16.2 14.0-18.8
Overweight 4,265 235 5.4 4.4- 6.6 2,036 47.2 44.7-49.8 1,279 30.3 28.1-32.6 135 2.6 2.1- 3.3 580 14.5 12.7-16.5
Obese 3,454 161 3.8 3.0- 4.9 1,464 38.3 35.4-41.2 1,121 35.5 32.5-38.6 132 4.3 3.0- 6.1 576 18.2 16.0-20.6
Current Smoker
No 10,104 592 5.5 4.8- 6.2 4,888 46.8 45.0-48.6 2,978 30.5 28.9-32.2 307 2.8 2.2- 3.6 1,339 14.4 13.1-15.7
Yes 2,224 86 3.3 2.5- 4.5 841 35.1 31.7-38.7 708 33.7 30.3-37.2 99 4.4 3.1- 6.2 490 23.5 20.4-26.9
History of CVD**
Yes 1,456 72 3.4 2.5- 4.7 642 44.8 39.5-50.3 405 30.0 24.4-36.2 59 3.8 2.5- 5.6 278 18.0 14.7-21.9
No 10,806 605 5.2 4.6- 5.9 5,060 44.3 42.7-46.0 3,260 31.3 29.8-32.9 340 3.1 2.5- 3.8 1,541 16.0 14.7-17.4
Binge Drinker
No 11,213 632 5.3 4.7- 6.0 5,250 44.6 42.9-46.3 3,337 31.3 29.8-32.9 358 3.1 2.5- 3.8 1,636 15.7 14.5-17.0
Yes 1,049 44 3.7 2.4- 5.5 451 43.7 38.3-49.3 324 29.1 24.8-33.8 43 3.8 2.2- 6.5 187 19.7 15.6-24.6
Heavy Drinker
No 11,724 658 5.2 4.6- 5.8 5,438 44.6 42.9-46.2 3,500 31.1 29.6-32.6 386 3.2 2.6- 3.9 1,742 15.9 14.7-17.2
Yes 460 16 3.5 1.9- 6.3 216 39.9 32.5-47.8 143 30.8 23.9-38.8 16 2.1 1.1- 3.9 69 23.7 15.8-34.0
Poor Sleep***
Yes 1,410 75 4.4 3.1- 6.1 550 36.8 32.4-41.5 419 30.0 26.0-34.3 65 4.7 3.0- 7.1 301 24.2 20.2-28.6
No 10,741 591 5.0 4.5- 5.7 5,102 45.7 44.0-47.5 3,225 31.2 29.7-32.8 337 3.0 2.4- 3.7 1,486 15.0 13.8-16.3
Current Asthma
Yes 1,037 52 4.5 3.0- 6.7 456 41.4 36.2-46.8 308 31.1 26.3-36.3 35 2.4 1.4- 4.3 186 20.5 16.4-25.4
No 11,288 629 5.1 4.5- 5.8 5,279 44.8 43.1-46.5 3,373 31.2 29.6-32.7 368 3.2 2.6- 3.9 1,639 15.7 14.5-17.0
Diabetes
Yes 1,579 90 5.0 3.7- 6.7 683 42.6 38.5-46.9 462 29.4 25.9-33.1 66 3.6 2.5- 5.1 278 19.4 15.2-24.4
No 10,787 590 5.1 4.5- 5.7 5,065 44.7 43.0-46.4 3,234 31.4 29.9-33.0 341 3.1 2.5- 3.9 1,557 15.7 14.5-17.0
Disability
Yes 4,298 223 4.7 3.8- 5.7 1,903 40.5 37.8-43.2 1,216 30.1 27.6-32.7 168 3.5 2.7- 4.5 788 21.2 18.8-23.9
No 7,664 433 5.2 4.6- 6.0 3,690 46.3 44.3-48.2 2,348 31.4 29.7-33.3 227 3.1 2.4- 4.1 966 13.9 12.6-15.4

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**History of Cardiovascular Disease includes history of heart attack or coronary heart disease or stroke.

***Poor sleep defined as not getting enough rest or sleep for all 30 days out of the past 30 days.

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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