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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Medicaid Region 5

Fruits and Vegetables

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 3,884 2,455 61.9 60.1-63.7 1,429 38.1 36.3-39.9
Medicaid Region 5 499 313 62.0 56.8-67.0 186 38.0 33.0-43.2
GENDER
Male 191 121 65.1 57.0-72.4 70 34.9 27.6-43.0
Female 308 192 59.4 52.5-66.0 116 40.6 34.0-47.5
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 238 142 59.2 51.9-66.1 96 40.8 33.9-48.1
Non-Hispanic Black 141 96 68.9 59.1-77.2 45 31.1 22.8-40.9
Other 120 75 62.9 52.9-72.0 45 37.1 28.0-47.1
AGE
18-44 186 123 65.2 56.7-72.8 63 34.8 27.2-43.3
45-64 166 95 54.3 45.4-63.0 71 45.7 37.0-54.6
65+ 141 91 67.2 57.6-75.6 50 32.8 24.4-42.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 209 115 55.8 47.6-63.6 94 44.2 36.4-52.4
Some Post-H.S. 153 100 64.3 54.8-72.8 53 35.7 27.2-45.2
College Graduate 134 96 70.9 61.6-78.7 38 29.1 21.3-38.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 238 136 55.5 47.7-63.1 102 44.5 36.9-52.3
$50,000+ 156 106 64.8 55.5-73.2 50 35.2 26.8-44.5
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 105 71 72.7 61.7-81.5 34 27.3 18.5-38.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2019 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2019 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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