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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Fruits and Vegetables

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
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 976 149 13.7 11.2-16.7 827 86.3 83.3-88.8
Region 3 586 63 10.6 7.8-14.4 523 89.4 85.6-92.2
Region 4 1,160 169 14.5 12.3-17.1 991 85.5 82.9-87.7
Region 5 775 116 13.6 11.1-16.6 659 86.4 83.4-88.9
Region 6 491 58 10.9 8.2-14.5 433 89.1 85.5-91.8
Region 7 856 119 13.1 10.7-15.9 737 86.9 84.1-89.3
Region 8 631 73 11.5 8.8-14.9 558 88.5 85.1-91.2
Region 9 & 10 882 118 12.6 10.1-15.7 764 87.4 84.3-89.9
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 2,074 252 11.4 9.8-13.2 1,822 88.6 86.8-90.2
Piedmont 3,195 450 13.5 12.2-14.9 2,745 86.5 85.1-87.8
Western NC 1,088 163 14.2 11.5-17.3 925 85.8 82.7-88.5
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 821 132 15.1 12.2-18.7 689 84.9 81.3-87.8
Northwest 944 114 12.0 9.7-14.8 830 88.0 85.2-90.3
Charlotte 974 138 14.0 11.6-16.7 836 86.0 83.3-88.4
Greensboro 573 79 12.9 10.0-16.4 494 87.1 83.6-90.0
Southern Regional 578 63 9.9 7.5-12.9 515 90.1 87.1-92.5
Southeast 357 48 14.1 10.0-19.4 309 85.9 80.6-90.0
Wake 974 148 14.1 11.8-16.8 826 85.9 83.2-88.2
Area L & Eastern 1,136 143 11.6 9.5-14.1 993 88.4 85.9-90.5

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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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