SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-WHITES

Consumed five or more servings of fruits or vegetables per day*

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  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
-WHITES 10,221 7,845 78.7 77.4-80.0 2,376 21.3 20.0-22.6
GENDER
Male 3,845 3,144 82.1 79.9-84.1 701 17.9 15.9-20.1
Female 6,376 4,701 75.7 74.0-77.3 1,675 24.3 22.7-26.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 128 95 66.2 50.5-79.0 33 33.8 21.0-49.5
Non-Hispanic 10,076 7,734 79.0 77.6-80.2 2,342 21.0 19.8-22.4
AGE
18-24 252 207 80.6 72.6-86.7 45 19.4 13.3-27.4
25-34 832 643 77.5 73.3-81.2 189 22.5 18.8-26.7
35-44 1,434 1,122 80.2 77.2-82.9 312 19.8 17.1-22.8
45-54 1,948 1,504 78.7 76.2-81.1 444 21.3 18.9-23.8
55-64 2,193 1,688 79.1 76.7-81.3 505 20.9 18.7-23.3
65+ 3,483 2,631 77.2 75.2-79.1 852 22.8 20.9-24.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,112 977 90.8 87.9-93.0 135 9.2 7.0-12.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,964 2,411 81.7 78.9-84.2 553 18.3 15.8-21.1
Some Post-H.S. 2,643 2,038 80.0 77.2-82.4 605 20.0 17.6-22.8
College Graduate 3,492 2,411 71.9 69.7-74.0 1,081 28.1 26.0-30.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 903 741 84.1 78.4-88.5 162 15.9 11.5-21.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,461 1,166 81.4 77.8-84.5 295 18.6 15.5-22.2
$25,000- 34,999 1,031 805 81.2 77.2-84.6 226 18.8 15.4-22.8
$35,000-49,999 1,384 1,069 80.0 76.6-83.1 315 20.0 16.9-23.4
$50,000- 74,999 1,495 1,105 74.3 70.5-77.7 390 25.7 22.3-29.5
$75,000+ 2,425 1,766 75.7 73.1-78.1 659 24.3 21.9-26.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,531 2,797 81.5 79.4-83.4 734 18.5 16.6-20.6
No 6,365 4,796 77.8 76.2-79.4 1,569 22.2 20.6-23.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,379 1,125 82.3 79.1-85.1 254 17.7 14.9-20.9
Non-Veteran 7,985 6,068 78.1 76.6-79.6 1,917 21.9 20.4-23.4

Back to Fruits and Vegetables.

*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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 09JUN10.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook