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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-FEMALES

Consumed vegetables 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 8,464 6,460 76.3 75.1-77.6 2,004 23.7 22.4-24.9
-FEMALES 5,174 4,053 79.4 77.8-81.0 1,121 20.6 19.0-22.2
RACE
White 3,602 2,930 82.0 80.2-83.6 672 18.0 16.4-19.8
African American 1,047 733 68.7 64.4-72.7 314 31.3 27.3-35.6
Other Minorities 456 335 85.7 80.4-89.7 121 14.3 10.3-19.6
AGE
18-34 725 554 76.5 72.4-80.1 171 23.5 19.9-27.6
35-44 626 522 82.8 78.6-86.3 104 17.2 13.7-21.4
45-54 859 682 79.8 76.0-83.1 177 20.2 16.9-24.0
55-64 1,060 851 82.1 79.0-84.9 209 17.9 15.1-21.0
65-74 994 773 80.7 77.4-83.7 221 19.3 16.3-22.6
75+ 852 630 75.5 71.4-79.1 222 24.5 20.9-28.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 648 413 69.8 64.6-74.6 235 30.2 25.4-35.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,418 1,023 74.1 70.9-77.2 395 25.9 22.8-29.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,501 1,208 81.1 78.2-83.7 293 18.9 16.3-21.8
College Graduate 1,604 1,406 87.9 85.5-89.9 198 12.1 10.1-14.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 703 478 68.7 63.2-73.7 225 31.3 26.3-36.8
$15,000- 24,999 946 699 75.9 71.9-79.5 247 24.1 20.5-28.1
$25,000- 34,999 521 410 80.6 75.4-85.0 111 19.4 15.0-24.6
$35,000- 49,999 591 494 84.0 79.6-87.6 97 16.0 12.4-20.4
$50,000- 74,999 525 464 86.9 82.5-90.3 61 13.1 9.7-17.5
$75,000+ 826 726 86.3 82.5-89.4 100 13.7 10.6-17.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,554 1,161 75.6 72.3-78.7 393 24.4 21.3-27.7
No 3,593 2,873 80.6 78.7-82.4 720 19.4 17.6-21.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 5,056 3,958 79.5 77.9-81.1 1,098 20.5 18.9-22.1
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,720 2,073 77.4 75.1-79.6 647 22.6 20.4-24.9
No 2,454 1,980 81.5 79.2-83.6 474 18.5 16.4-20.8

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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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