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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-FEMALES

Consumed fruit one or more times per day.
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,478 5,001 57.1 55.7-58.6 3,477 42.9 41.4-44.3
-FEMALES 5,188 3,240 61.1 59.2-63.0 1,948 38.9 37.0-40.8
RACE
White 3,616 2,259 61.1 58.9-63.2 1,357 38.9 36.8-41.1
African American 1,045 640 56.2 51.7-60.6 405 43.8 39.4-48.3
Other Minorities 458 288 71.4 64.3-77.7 170 28.6 22.3-35.7
AGE
18-34 729 455 62.1 57.8-66.3 274 37.9 33.7-42.2
35-44 628 374 58.1 53.2-62.9 254 41.9 37.1-46.8
45-54 862 492 53.5 49.1-57.9 370 46.5 42.1-50.9
55-64 1,063 649 62.7 58.8-66.4 414 37.3 33.6-41.2
65-74 995 639 65.3 61.2-69.2 356 34.7 30.8-38.8
75+ 853 599 70.6 66.3-74.5 254 29.4 25.5-33.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 646 368 58.5 53.0-63.9 278 41.5 36.1-47.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,424 847 59.4 55.8-62.9 577 40.6 37.1-44.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,506 896 57.8 54.3-61.2 610 42.2 38.8-45.7
College Graduate 1,609 1,127 69.1 66.0-72.1 482 30.9 27.9-34.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 705 379 49.8 44.4-55.2 326 50.2 44.8-55.6
$15,000- 24,999 949 574 60.8 56.4-65.1 375 39.2 34.9-43.6
$25,000- 34,999 520 325 59.0 52.9-64.8 195 41.0 35.2-47.1
$35,000- 49,999 595 373 59.4 53.8-64.7 222 40.6 35.3-46.2
$50,000- 74,999 528 356 68.0 62.6-73.0 172 32.0 27.0-37.4
$75,000+ 830 561 65.1 60.6-69.4 269 34.9 30.6-39.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,562 913 55.9 52.2-59.6 649 44.1 40.4-47.8
No 3,599 2,311 62.9 60.7-65.0 1,288 37.1 35.0-39.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 5,070 3,168 61.2 59.3-63.1 1,902 38.8 36.9-40.7
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,726 1,655 60.5 57.9-63.1 1,071 39.5 36.9-42.1
No 2,462 1,585 61.7 59.0-64.4 877 38.3 35.6-41.0

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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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