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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for New Hanover County

Fruits and Vegetables+

How often do you eat potatoes not including French fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips?

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  Total
Respond.#
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,829 208 6.8 5.6- 8.4 2,050 74.3 71.7-76.7 420 13.9 12.1-15.9 26 0.8 0.5- 1.5 125 4.2 3.2- 5.4
New Hanover County 191 11 6.1 3.1-12.0 141 74.2 66.4-80.8 29 14.1 9.3-20.7 1 0.3 0.0- 2.4 9 5.2 2.6-10.2
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 191 9 6.0 2.9-12.1 139 74.1 66.6-80.4 26 12.5 8.2-18.5 0 0.0 . - . 17 7.4 4.4-12.2
Cumberland 205 15 6.3 3.5-11.2 140 68.9 57.4-78.5 40 21.5 13.9-31.6 4 1.4 0.4- 4.1 6 2.0 0.8- 4.6
Durham 172 17 10.3 5.9-17.2 116 71.7 62.1-79.7 26 11.3 7.1-17.5 2 1.1 0.2- 5.0 11 5.6 2.7-11.3
Forsyth 212 18 11.5 5.9-21.2 148 68.3 59.4-76.1 37 16.2 11.1-23.0 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 8 3.5 1.6- 7.7
Gaston 207 17 8.5 5.1-13.8 158 75.5 68.1-81.7 27 13.4 8.8-20.0 1 1.0 0.1- 7.0 4 1.5 0.5- 4.3
Guilford 196 9 5.3 2.4-11.3 145 73.6 65.5-80.4 33 17.0 11.5-24.5 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 7 3.5 1.6- 7.6
Mecklenburg 198 11 4.6 2.4- 8.5 148 74.7 67.2-80.9 32 17.5 12.1-24.7 3 1.7 0.5- 5.1 4 1.6 0.5- 5.0
Onslow 203 15 7.2 3.7-13.6 150 75.8 67.5-82.5 25 11.9 7.6-18.2 4 0.9 0.3- 2.5 9 4.2 2.1- 8.4
Wake 198 12 6.5 3.5-11.7 132 67.9 60.2-74.7 42 20.8 15.1-27.8 4 1.6 0.6- 4.6 8 3.3 1.5- 7.0
Western NC 282 31 11.5 7.8-16.6 209 74.1 67.9-79.5 32 10.8 7.5-15.5 0 0.0 . - . 10 3.6 1.8- 7.1
Piedmont NC 315 18 5.2 2.6-10.1 236 78.3 71.6-83.7 42 12.1 8.4-17.2 4 1.3 0.4- 4.0 15 3.1 1.7- 5.3
Eastern NC 259 25 6.7 4.3-10.3 188 73.8 66.9-79.8 29 11.8 7.7-17.6 0 0.0 . - . 17 7.7 4.4-13.1

+ Approximately half of the respondents received questions from this topic See Technical Notes for more information.

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available for New Hanover County. Please refer to the North Carolina table for statewide breakdowns.

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#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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