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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-Females

Consumed vegetables on 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 5,959 4,781 78.4 77.1-79.7 1,178 21.6 20.3-22.9
-FEMALES 3,417 2,835 81.6 79.9-83.2 582 18.4 16.8-20.1
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,319 1,988 84.7 82.8-86.5 331 15.3 13.5-17.2
Non-Hispanic Black 700 507 70.7 66.2-74.8 193 29.3 25.2-33.8
Other 365 313 83.2 77.1-88.0 52 16.8 12.0-22.9
AGE
18-34 571 471 80.5 76.2-84.2 100 19.5 15.8-23.8
35-44 491 427 85.7 81.5-89.0 64 14.3 11.0-18.5
45-54 599 503 83.2 79.4-86.5 96 16.8 13.5-20.6
55-64 679 562 81.5 77.5-85.0 117 18.5 15.0-22.5
65-74 619 507 79.6 75.4-83.2 112 20.4 16.8-24.6
75+ 410 326 77.3 72.0-81.9 84 22.7 18.1-28.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 326 221 69.3 62.8-75.2 105 30.7 24.8-37.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 882 669 73.9 70.0-77.4 213 26.1 22.6-30.0
Some Post-H.S. 1,014 858 84.5 81.7-86.9 156 15.5 13.1-18.3
College Graduate 1,189 1,083 91.5 89.5-93.2 106 8.5 6.8-10.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 349 244 66.6 59.8-72.8 105 33.4 27.2-40.2
$15,000- 24,999 581 456 78.2 73.8-82.1 125 21.8 17.9-26.2
$25,000- 34,999 311 258 83.4 76.9-88.3 53 16.6 11.7-23.1
$35,000- 49,999 365 301 80.8 75.3-85.3 64 19.2 14.7-24.7
$50,000- 74,999 386 349 90.3 86.0-93.4 37 9.7 6.6-14.0
$75,000+ 686 632 90.5 87.4-93.0 54 9.5 7.0-12.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 968 772 77.7 74.3-80.9 196 22.3 19.1-25.7
No 2,436 2,052 82.9 80.9-84.8 384 17.1 15.2-19.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 114 94 82.9 73.7-89.4 20 17.1 10.6-26.3
Non-Veteran 3,298 2,736 81.6 79.8-83.2 562 18.4 16.8-20.2
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,012 865 84.1 81.2-86.7 147 15.9 13.3-18.8
Regional City or Suburban 738 613 82.1 78.4-85.2 125 17.9 14.8-21.6
Rural 1,667 1,357 79.5 76.7-82.0 310 20.5 18.0-23.3

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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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