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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-Females

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 6,357 865 13.0 12.0-14.0 5,492 87.0 86.0-88.0
-FEMALES 3,648 561 14.8 13.4-16.3 3,087 85.2 83.7-86.6
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,456 355 13.3 11.7-14.9 2,101 86.7 85.1-88.3
Non-Hispanic Black 759 114 15.5 12.5-19.0 645 84.5 81.0-87.5
Other 392 85 22.6 17.6-28.4 307 77.4 71.6-82.4
AGE
18-34 612 98 15.0 12.1-18.5 514 85.0 81.5-87.9
35-44 501 87 16.7 13.0-21.1 414 83.3 78.9-87.0
45-54 622 110 17.3 14.2-21.1 512 82.7 78.9-85.8
55-64 704 109 14.4 11.6-17.7 595 85.6 82.3-88.4
65-74 673 89 11.6 9.1-14.6 584 88.4 85.4-90.9
75+ 482 60 12.0 9.0-15.8 422 88.0 84.2-91.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 369 30 10.6 6.8-16.2 339 89.4 83.8-93.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 961 119 12.0 9.7-14.8 842 88.0 85.2-90.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,079 151 14.3 12.0-16.9 928 85.7 83.1-88.0
College Graduate 1,230 261 20.7 18.2-23.5 969 79.3 76.5-81.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 382 43 12.3 8.4-17.6 339 87.7 82.4-91.6
$15,000- 24,999 623 72 11.4 8.7-14.8 551 88.6 85.2-91.3
$25,000- 34,999 319 47 14.2 10.2-19.3 272 85.8 80.7-89.8
$35,000- 49,999 387 54 13.4 9.7-18.3 333 86.6 81.7-90.3
$50,000- 74,999 399 70 18.0 13.4-23.8 329 82.0 76.2-86.6
$75,000+ 703 156 20.0 16.9-23.5 547 80.0 76.5-83.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,053 132 11.3 9.3-13.7 921 88.7 86.3-90.7
No 2,581 427 16.1 14.4-17.9 2,154 83.9 82.1-85.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 123 24 19.8 12.7-29.5 99 80.2 70.5-87.3
Non-Veteran 3,519 537 14.7 13.3-16.2 2,982 85.3 83.8-86.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,071 186 17.0 14.5-19.9 885 83.0 80.1-85.5
Regional City or Suburban 778 141 16.7 13.9-19.9 637 83.3 80.1-86.1
Rural 1,799 234 12.0 10.2-14.2 1,565 88.0 85.8-89.8

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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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