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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Fruits and Vegetables-Non-Hispanic White

Consumed fruit 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 6,085 3,597 56.7 55.2-58.3 2,488 43.3 41.7-44.8
-Non-Hispanic White 4,132 2,439 56.4 54.5-58.2 1,693 43.6 41.8-45.5
GENDER
Male 1,772 959 51.9 49.1-54.7 813 48.1 45.3-50.9
Female 2,360 1,480 60.5 58.0-62.9 880 39.5 37.1-42.0
AGE
18-34 628 351 56.3 51.7-60.7 277 43.7 39.3-48.3
35-44 484 265 54.6 49.5-59.6 219 45.4 40.4-50.5
45-54 707 395 54.1 49.8-58.4 312 45.9 41.6-50.2
55-64 891 518 54.2 50.2-58.0 373 45.8 42.0-49.8
65-74 840 522 58.4 54.1-62.5 318 41.6 37.5-45.9
75+ 549 366 63.7 58.7-68.3 183 36.3 31.7-41.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 270 124 46.4 39.0-53.9 146 53.6 46.1-61.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,012 529 50.9 47.2-54.6 483 49.1 45.4-52.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,218 716 57.0 53.7-60.3 502 43.0 39.7-46.3
College Graduate 1,619 1,064 63.8 61.1-66.5 555 36.2 33.5-38.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 271 124 43.6 36.5-50.8 147 56.4 49.2-63.5
$15,000- 24,999 532 276 51.8 46.5-57.2 256 48.2 42.8-53.5
$25,000- 34,999 346 198 56.9 50.3-63.2 148 43.1 36.8-49.7
$35,000- 49,999 493 304 55.4 49.8-60.8 189 44.6 39.2-50.2
$50,000- 74,999 597 343 53.9 48.8-58.9 254 46.1 41.1-51.2
$75,000+ 1,125 727 61.4 57.9-64.7 398 38.6 35.3-42.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,148 665 53.7 50.1-57.3 483 46.3 42.7-49.9
No 2,968 1,766 57.4 55.1-59.5 1,202 42.6 40.5-44.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 614 371 58.2 53.4-62.8 243 41.8 37.2-46.6
Non-Veteran 3,514 2,067 56.1 54.0-58.1 1,447 43.9 41.9-46.0
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,046 656 61.4 57.9-64.8 390 38.6 35.2-42.1
Regional City or Suburban 987 569 54.5 50.8-58.1 418 45.5 41.9-49.2
Rural 2,099 1,214 54.3 51.5-57.0 885 45.7 43.0-48.5

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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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