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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Food Preparation-FEMALES

How often in the past 12 months did you buy fruits or vegetables locally grown such as from a farmerís market,
CSA, roadside stand, or pick-your-own produce farm?

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  Total
Respond.^
At least once a week At least once a month A few times per year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,744 703 18.3 16.6-20.1 674 17.9 16.3-19.6 963 24.8 23.0-26.7 1,404 39.1 36.9-41.3
-FEMALES 2,278 458 19.1 17.0-21.4 416 18.9 16.7-21.2 586 25.1 22.8-27.7 818 36.9 34.1-39.7
RACE
White 1,612 337 20.2 17.6-23.0 304 20.1 17.6-22.9 459 27.8 24.9-30.8 512 31.9 28.8-35.2
African American 462 67 12.0 8.9-16.1 86 18.5 14.0-24.1 94 20.0 15.7-25.2 215 49.4 43.2-55.6
Other Minorities 188 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 291 43 14.1 9.9-19.8 60 19.6 14.8-25.5 52 15.2 11.1-20.5 136 51.0 44.2-57.9
35-44 268 47 20.4 15.0-27.1 43 14.2 10.1-19.8 79 30.1 24.0-37.1 99 35.2 28.8-42.2
45-54 399 79 18.4 13.9-24.0 91 25.0 19.8-31.1 111 27.5 21.9-33.8 118 29.1 23.2-35.7
55-64 475 102 23.8 19.0-29.3 87 17.8 13.8-22.6 141 30.2 25.2-35.8 145 28.2 23.4-33.5
65-74 442 85 16.0 12.2-20.7 78 21.0 16.0-27.1 124 29.8 24.5-35.7 155 33.2 27.7-39.2
75+ 383 99 30.1 23.8-37.3 53 11.4 7.8-16.5 73 24.0 17.3-32.1 158 34.5 28.2-41.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 299 50 15.1 10.4-21.3 43 13.4 8.8-20.0 56 22.1 15.3-30.7 150 49.4 41.2-57.7
H.S. or G.E.D. 613 137 22.6 18.4-27.4 112 18.1 14.3-22.7 129 20.5 16.7-25.0 235 38.7 33.6-44.1
Some Post-H.S. 636 116 15.8 12.4-19.9 116 20.1 16.2-24.7 168 24.1 20.1-28.7 236 40.0 34.8-45.4
College Graduate 729 155 22.5 18.4-27.3 145 21.1 17.4-25.4 233 33.1 28.7-37.8 196 23.3 19.6-27.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 306 52 14.8 10.1-21.3 59 19.6 13.9-27.0 52 17.2 11.8-24.5 143 48.3 40.3-56.4
$15,000- 24,999 416 78 17.5 13.3-22.8 84 21.4 16.5-27.2 76 18.0 13.3-23.9 178 43.1 36.7-49.8
$25,000- 34,999 230 54 21.1 14.9-29.0 31 14.2 9.1-21.4 59 24.8 17.4-34.1 86 39.9 30.8-49.8
$35,000- 49,999 262 50 16.9 11.6-24.0 48 21.4 15.2-29.2 78 28.5 22.0-36.0 86 33.2 26.0-41.2
$50,000- 74,999 225 55 24.3 17.7-32.5 38 15.0 10.0-22.0 79 35.3 27.7-43.8 53 25.3 18.6-33.4
$75,000+ 369 86 24.6 19.2-30.8 70 17.9 13.5-23.4 130 33.3 27.6-39.6 83 24.2 18.9-30.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 673 121 19.9 15.9-24.6 120 19.4 15.5-24.0 155 24.8 20.3-30.0 277 35.9 31.2-40.9
No 1,593 335 18.9 16.4-21.7 295 18.8 16.3-21.6 426 25.1 22.4-28.0 537 37.2 33.8-40.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 2,233 456 19.4 17.3-21.8 402 18.7 16.6-21.1 570 24.9 22.5-27.4 805 36.9 34.1-39.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,214 236 18.9 16.1-22.0 225 19.7 16.8-23.0 306 25.5 22.3-29.0 447 35.9 32.3-39.7
No 1,064 222 19.4 16.2-22.9 191 18.0 15.0-21.5 280 24.7 21.4-28.4 371 37.9 33.7-42.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2013 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2013 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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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