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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Physical Activity & Nutrition-WHITES

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
-WHITES 4,410 1,280 30.3 28.0-32.8 655 15.9 14.2-17.8 315 8.3 6.9-10.0 380 10.4 8.9-12.2 1,780 35.1 32.9-37.4
GENDER
Male 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
Female 2,719 798 30.6 27.8-33.5 381 14.7 12.6-17.2 166 6.9 5.3- 8.8 174 7.6 6.0- 9.5 1,200 40.3 37.4-43.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 50 17 47.8 25.8-70.7 7 22.4 9.4-44.4 1 1.5 0.2-10.5 2 2.8 0.6-11.4 23 25.6 13.6-42.9
Non-Hispanic 4,353 1,261 29.9 27.6-32.3 645 15.8 14.0-17.7 314 8.4 7.0-10.1 378 10.6 9.0-12.4 1,755 35.3 33.1-37.6
AGE
18-24 113 36 37.5 25.6-51.2 22 14.4 8.4-23.5 13 13.5 6.0-27.6 18 15.0 8.4-25.6 24 19.6 12.1-30.1
25-34 344 103 30.6 24.1-38.0 72 22.9 16.9-30.3 40 9.0 6.2-12.8 40 13.4 8.4-20.5 89 24.1 18.5-30.8
35-44 607 182 30.5 25.6-36.0 130 19.7 15.7-24.4 61 11.4 8.0-15.9 67 9.6 7.1-12.7 167 28.8 23.8-34.5
45-54 795 222 30.3 25.9-35.1 134 14.0 11.2-17.3 69 8.1 6.1-10.6 92 12.0 9.2-15.5 278 35.6 31.1-40.5
55-64 996 299 29.7 25.8-33.9 133 13.4 10.5-16.9 71 7.0 5.1- 9.5 83 9.6 7.1-12.8 410 40.3 36.1-44.7
65+ 1,518 421 26.1 23.2-29.2 158 11.3 9.0-14.0 60 3.5 2.4- 5.0 80 5.5 4.1- 7.5 799 53.6 50.0-57.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 446 141 36.7 26.9-47.6 54 10.8 6.6-17.0 17 2.2 1.2- 4.0 31 9.1 4.6-17.0 203 41.3 32.2-51.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,249 381 30.9 26.4-35.8 193 17.4 14.1-21.4 97 7.8 5.7-10.7 117 12.1 8.9-16.3 461 31.7 27.6-36.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,156 329 30.0 25.6-34.7 194 17.4 14.1-21.4 93 11.1 7.9-15.4 116 11.5 9.0-14.5 424 30.0 26.1-34.2
College Graduate 1,553 426 28.3 25.2-31.8 214 14.9 12.2-18.1 108 8.0 5.9-10.7 116 8.7 6.5-11.5 689 40.1 36.5-43.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 409 123 33.8 25.3-43.4 40 9.5 5.6-15.6 20 4.9 2.4- 9.9 22 7.7 4.1-13.9 204 44.1 35.4-53.2
$15,000- 24,999 656 208 33.1 26.7-40.2 88 13.4 9.9-17.9 41 7.6 3.7-14.8 53 9.7 5.9-15.5 266 36.2 30.4-42.4
$25,000- 34,999 423 139 39.9 31.2-49.3 56 10.2 7.1-14.3 28 5.3 3.1- 8.7 36 12.5 6.3-23.0 164 32.2 25.0-40.4
$35,000-49,999 573 150 30.7 24.4-37.7 108 19.7 14.9-25.7 45 9.6 6.5-14.0 54 8.1 5.6-11.7 216 31.9 26.2-38.2
$50,000- 74,999 668 202 30.6 25.3-36.4 126 23.0 17.5-29.6 62 8.9 6.2-12.5 64 10.1 7.2-13.9 214 27.5 22.8-32.8
$75,000+ 1,091 310 29.1 24.8-33.7 157 15.9 12.8-19.6 85 9.6 6.6-13.7 108 10.7 8.4-13.6 431 34.8 30.8-39.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,534 462 29.7 25.9-33.8 205 13.6 11.1-16.5 85 7.0 4.2-11.4 131 10.9 8.3-14.1 651 38.9 34.8-43.1
No 2,855 809 30.5 27.7-33.5 449 16.9 14.7-19.3 228 8.8 7.3-10.6 249 10.3 8.4-12.4 1,120 33.5 30.9-36.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 662 209 32.0 26.7-37.9 91 16.6 12.3-22.0 39 5.4 3.5- 8.1 65 11.1 8.0-15.4 258 34.9 29.8-40.4
Non-Veteran 3,745 1,070 30.0 27.5-32.7 564 15.8 13.9-17.9 276 8.8 7.2-10.7 315 10.3 8.6-12.2 1,520 35.1 32.7-37.6

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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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