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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-Whites

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 8,478 5,001 57.1 55.7-58.6 3,477 42.9 41.4-44.3
-Whites 5,927 3,503 56.8 55.1-58.5 2,424 43.2 41.5-44.9
GENDER
Male 2,311 1,244 52.0 49.4-54.7 1,067 48.0 45.3-50.6
Female 3,616 2,259 61.1 58.9-63.2 1,357 38.9 36.8-41.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 137 98 69.8 59.7-78.3 39 30.2 21.7-40.3
Non-Hispanic 5,776 3,399 56.4 54.7-58.1 2,377 43.6 41.9-45.3
AGE
18-34 784 480 60.1 56.1-64.1 304 39.9 35.9-43.9
35-44 692 364 51.4 46.9-55.9 328 48.6 44.1-53.1
45-54 980 520 51.3 47.2-55.3 460 48.7 44.7-52.8
55-64 1,237 697 54.7 51.1-58.2 540 45.3 41.8-48.9
65-74 1,193 736 59.9 56.2-63.5 457 40.1 36.5-43.8
75+ 998 681 66.9 62.9-70.7 317 33.1 29.3-37.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 581 297 50.4 44.9-55.8 284 49.6 44.2-55.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,598 860 51.2 47.9-54.5 738 48.8 45.5-52.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,666 932 55.4 52.2-58.5 734 44.6 41.5-47.8
College Graduate 2,076 1,411 66.9 64.2-69.5 665 33.1 30.5-35.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 570 280 46.3 40.7-52.0 290 53.7 48.0-59.3
$15,000- 24,999 907 491 53.2 48.8-57.6 416 46.8 42.4-51.2
$25,000- 34,999 531 318 55.8 50.1-61.4 213 44.2 38.6-49.9
$35,000- 49,999 729 432 56.1 51.4-60.7 297 43.9 39.3-48.6
$50,000- 74,999 713 436 59.8 55.1-64.3 277 40.2 35.7-44.9
$75,000+ 1,325 856 62.5 59.0-65.8 469 37.5 34.2-41.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,759 975 51.5 48.3-54.7 784 48.5 45.3-51.7
No 4,139 2,512 58.6 56.6-60.6 1,627 41.4 39.4-43.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 839 483 52.5 48.1-56.9 356 47.5 43.1-51.9
Non-Veteran 5,087 3,019 57.4 55.6-59.3 2,068 42.6 40.7-44.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,998 1,702 54.7 52.3-57.0 1,296 45.3 43.0-47.7
No 2,929 1,801 59.1 56.6-61.5 1,128 40.9 38.5-43.4

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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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