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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables

Median servings of fruits consumed per day.
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
Median Daily Fruit Intake
Median Lower C.I.(95%) Upper C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 6,085 1.00 0.99 1.02
GENDER
Male 2,596 0.97 0.92 1.01
Female 3,489 1.00 1.00 1.02
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 4,132 0.99 0.99 1.02
Non-Hispanic Black 1,136 0.97 0.94 1.03
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 86 0.87 0.48 1.00
Non-Hispanic Other 202 1.00 0.97 1.15
Hispanic 453 1.13 0.99 1.28
AGE
18-34 1,126 0.99 0.97 1.01
35-44 867 0.98 0.97 1.02
45-54 1,078 0.98 0.97 1.01
55-64 1,241 0.99 0.99 1.02
65-74 1,042 0.98 0.97 1.00
75+ 662 0.99 0.98 1.11
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 619 0.89 0.70 0.94
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,634 0.95 0.87 1.00
Some Post-H.S. 1,708 1.00 0.99 1.02
College Graduate 2,102 1.00 0.99 1.07
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 543 0.86 0.67 0.94
$15,000- 24,999 1,008 0.98 0.96 1.00
$25,000- 34,999 550 0.97 0.94 1.04
$35,000- 49,999 693 0.97 0.91 1.01
$50,000-74,999 777 0.98 0.96 1.00
$75,000+ 1,363 1.00 1.00 1.05
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,630 0.97 0.96 1.01
No 4,433 1.00 1.00 1.01
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 825 0.98 0.96 1.02
Non-Veteran 5,246 1.00 0.99 1.01
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,808 0.99 0.98 1.04
Regional City or Suburban 1,338 0.97 0.95 1.01
Rural 2,939 0.99 0.99 1.01

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 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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