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2013 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-Whites

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
-Whites 5,916 4,706 79.3 77.8-80.6 1,210 20.7 19.4-22.2
GENDER
Male 2,314 1,776 76.3 74.0-78.5 538 23.7 21.5-26.0
Female 3,602 2,930 82.0 80.2-83.6 672 18.0 16.4-19.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 137 114 80.0 68.9-87.8 23 20.0 12.2-31.1
Non-Hispanic 5,766 4,582 79.2 77.8-80.6 1,184 20.8 19.4-22.2
AGE
18-34 783 607 77.7 74.1-80.9 176 22.3 19.1-25.9
35-44 691 567 81.8 78.0-85.0 124 18.2 15.0-22.0
45-54 978 792 79.1 75.4-82.4 186 20.9 17.6-24.6
55-64 1,233 999 81.2 78.3-83.7 234 18.8 16.3-21.7
65-74 1,189 952 80.1 77.1-82.8 237 19.9 17.2-22.9
75+ 999 755 75.2 71.5-78.5 244 24.8 21.5-28.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 583 387 70.1 65.2-74.7 196 29.9 25.3-34.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,592 1,158 73.2 70.2-76.0 434 26.8 24.0-29.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,664 1,341 81.2 78.5-83.5 323 18.8 16.5-21.5
College Graduate 2,071 1,816 87.0 84.9-88.8 255 13.0 11.2-15.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 568 386 66.7 61.1-71.8 182 33.3 28.2-38.9
$15,000- 24,999 904 673 77.7 74.0-81.0 231 22.3 19.0-26.0
$25,000- 34,999 533 431 81.1 76.2-85.2 102 18.9 14.8-23.8
$35,000- 49,999 729 589 79.4 75.3-83.0 140 20.6 17.0-24.7
$50,000- 74,999 710 611 83.6 79.6-86.9 99 16.4 13.1-20.4
$75,000+ 1,319 1,142 85.3 82.6-87.7 177 14.7 12.3-17.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,753 1,333 76.3 73.5-78.8 420 23.7 21.2-26.5
No 4,134 3,350 80.3 78.5-81.9 784 19.7 18.1-21.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 836 642 75.2 71.1-78.8 194 24.8 21.2-28.9
Non-Veteran 5,079 4,063 79.9 78.4-81.4 1,016 20.1 18.6-21.6
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 2,994 2,317 77.1 75.1-79.1 677 22.9 20.9-24.9
No 2,922 2,389 81.6 79.6-83.5 533 18.4 16.5-20.4

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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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