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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Nutrition

When you eat out, how likely are you to choose foods or beverages labeled as healthy?
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  Total
Respond.^
Very likely Somewhat likely Somewhat unlikely Very unlikely Do not eat out
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,491 1,610 30.2 27.8-32.6 1,746 39.4 36.8-42.0 468 13.2 11.3-15.4 368 10.7 8.9-12.7 299 6.5 5.3- 8.0
-Eastern NC 1,219 413 26.1 22.1-30.5 461 40.4 35.2-45.7 130 11.0 8.2-14.8 117 13.5 9.9-18.2 98 9.0 6.3-12.8
GENDER
Male 426 113 20.9 15.2-28.2 169 38.6 30.5-47.3 58 13.2 8.6-19.8 56 18.0 11.8-26.4 30 9.3 5.3-15.9
Female 793 300 31.0 26.0-36.4 292 42.1 35.8-48.5 72 9.0 5.9-13.4 61 9.2 6.0-14.0 68 8.7 5.6-13.5
RACE
White 849 286 23.4 19.5-27.9 336 45.3 39.3-51.5 96 13.2 9.3-18.4 76 11.4 7.8-16.2 55 6.6 4.0-10.9
African American 247 *** *** *** *** *** *** 25 6.9 4.1-11.4 20 12.4 6.1-23.6 29 9.1 5.0-16.2
Other minorities 117 *** *** *** 42 19.7 11.4-31.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 47 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,169 396 25.7 21.7-30.0 450 42.8 37.5-48.4 127 11.6 8.5-15.6 109 12.9 9.4-17.5 87 7.0 4.7-10.3
AGE
18-34 136 30 16.7 9.9-26.8 *** *** *** 13 8.9 3.9-19.0 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 379 116 25.4 19.0-33.0 156 42.0 33.7-50.8 55 16.3 10.9-23.7 31 10.1 5.9-16.5 21 6.2 3.0-12.4
55-64 271 100 34.2 26.0-43.6 103 36.2 27.6-45.7 23 8.3 4.5-14.9 22 8.6 4.8-14.7 23 12.7 5.8-25.5
65-74 225 79 28.7 20.6-38.3 72 31.5 23.1-41.3 25 9.6 5.4-16.4 26 17.9 10.0-29.9 23 12.4 6.4-23.0
75+ 191 *** *** *** *** *** *** 13 3.4 1.7- 6.7 19 9.5 5.1-17.0 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 141 39 21.8 13.3-33.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 368 123 27.1 20.0-35.6 124 31.8 23.3-41.7 52 16.2 9.9-25.5 37 16.7 9.4-28.0 32 8.1 4.1-15.3
Some Post-H.S. 326 101 21.3 14.8-29.7 128 48.6 38.7-58.6 34 10.4 6.0-17.2 39 14.2 8.9-21.9 24 5.5 2.4-12.2
College Graduate 382 150 36.5 29.2-44.3 167 47.4 39.5-55.5 36 9.7 5.4-16.7 19 5.2 2.6-10.1 *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 146 *** *** *** 38 19.2 11.5-30.3 15 10.5 4.8-21.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 196 *** *** *** *** *** *** 18 8.3 4.2-15.7 13 5.9 2.8-11.9 *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 103 *** *** *** *** *** *** 12 12.4 5.6-25.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 171 64 28.8 19.7-39.9 *** *** *** 23 12.8 6.9-22.6 23 18.4 10.4-30.5 *** *** ***
$50,000+ 404 137 28.2 21.1-36.7 185 45.3 36.5-54.5 42 12.2 7.2-19.8 33 11.4 6.8-18.5 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 398 135 28.9 22.8-35.9 124 33.5 26.2-41.6 44 11.1 7.0-17.1 42 12.5 7.9-19.4 53 14.0 8.8-21.6
No 813 275 25.1 20.3-30.6 336 42.9 36.5-49.6 85 10.9 7.5-15.8 75 13.9 9.4-20.0 42 7.2 4.3-11.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 212 *** *** *** 75 27.0 19.0-36.7 27 10.8 6.2-18.0 *** *** *** 16 9.8 3.7-23.1
Non-Veteran 1,007 345 24.7 20.7-29.2 386 43.0 37.2-49.0 103 11.1 7.8-15.5 91 12.3 8.5-17.5 82 8.9 6.0-12.9

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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