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2019 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Fruits and Vegetables

Consumed fruits or vegetables or beans five or more times per day

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 4,025 600 14.8 13.6-16.2 3,425 85.2 83.8-86.4
Region 8 477 56 10.1 7.3-13.8 421 89.9 86.2-92.7
GENDER
Male 207 20 8.3 4.5-14.6 187 91.7 85.4-95.5
Female 270 36 11.8 8.2-16.7 234 88.2 83.3-91.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 304 39 9.8 6.9-13.7 265 90.2 86.3-93.1
Non-Hispanic Black 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 101 *** *** *** 94 96.0 91.2-98.2
AGE
18-44 152 18 7.7 4.6-12.7 134 92.3 87.3-95.4
45-64 168 20 13.0 7.3-22.2 148 87.0 77.8-92.7
65+ 155 18 11.2 6.7-18.1 137 88.8 81.9-93.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 201 15 7.7 4.0-14.5 186 92.3 85.5-96.0
Some Post-H.S. 146 18 9.6 5.7-15.8 128 90.4 84.2-94.3
College Graduate 127 23 18.0 11.8-26.5 104 82.0 73.5-88.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 210 24 10.1 6.4-15.5 186 89.9 84.5-93.6
$50,000+ 163 26 13.9 8.3-22.2 137 86.1 77.8-91.7
Don't know/Not Sure 104 *** *** *** 98 95.8 89.3-98.4

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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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