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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Counties and Regions

Fruits and Vegetables

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
COUNTY/REGIONS
Buncombe 277 234 85.2 78.2-90.2 43 14.8 9.8-21.8
Cumberland 368 272 69.3 61.7-76.0 96 30.7 24.0-38.3
Durham 337 277 83.2 77.3-87.7 60 16.8 12.3-22.7
Forsyth 334 252 71.6 64.0-78.1 82 28.4 21.9-36.0
Gaston 299 220 71.0 62.3-78.3 79 29.0 21.7-37.7
Guilford 351 284 81.3 75.1-86.2 67 18.7 13.8-24.9
Mecklenburg 473 364 74.9 69.7-79.5 109 25.1 20.5-30.3
New Hanover 307 255 88.1 82.9-91.9 52 11.9 8.1-17.1
Union 280 224 82.2 73.6-88.5 56 17.8 11.5-26.4
Wake 480 401 83.6 79.2-87.2 79 16.4 12.8-20.8
NC REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,552 1,848 72.7 70.1-75.2 704 27.3 24.8-29.9
Piedmont 4,955 3,861 78.0 76.3-79.5 1,094 22.0 20.5-23.7
Western NC 957 751 76.2 72.3-79.8 206 23.8 20.2-27.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 691 557 77.5 72.6-81.8 134 22.5 18.2-27.4
Northwest 1,371 1,030 75.2 72.0-78.1 341 24.8 21.9-28.0
Charlotte 1,469 1,123 74.6 71.1-77.7 346 25.4 22.3-28.9
Greensboro 1,048 822 78.9 75.3-82.1 226 21.1 17.9-24.7
Southern Regional 1,190 810 70.7 66.3-74.8 380 29.3 25.2-33.7
Southeast 523 408 77.2 71.9-81.7 115 22.8 18.3-28.1
Wake 1,280 1,039 82.5 79.7-85.0 241 17.5 15.0-20.3
Area L & Eastern 892 671 72.4 68.3-76.1 221 27.6 23.9-31.7

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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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