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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

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
-Piedmont 3,195 450 13.5 12.2-14.9 2,745 86.5 85.1-87.8
GENDER
Male 1,352 146 10.9 9.1-12.9 1,206 89.1 87.1-90.9
Female 1,843 304 15.8 14.0-17.8 1,539 84.2 82.2-86.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 2,074 263 11.8 10.3-13.4 1,811 88.2 86.6-89.7
Non-Hispanic Black 648 100 14.9 11.9-18.5 548 85.1 81.5-88.1
Other 430 78 19.1 15.0-24.1 352 80.9 75.9-85.0
AGE
18-34 639 84 13.7 10.9-17.1 555 86.3 82.9-89.1
35-44 495 74 13.9 11.0-17.6 421 86.1 82.4-89.0
45-54 607 86 13.0 10.5-16.1 521 87.0 83.9-89.5
55-64 586 94 14.7 11.7-18.3 492 85.3 81.7-88.3
65-74 502 65 11.7 8.8-15.4 437 88.3 84.6-91.2
75+ 323 39 12.6 9.0-17.5 284 87.4 82.5-91.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 324 31 9.7 6.6-14.1 293 90.3 85.9-93.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 787 94 12.7 10.1-15.8 693 87.3 84.2-89.9
Some Post-H.S. 833 112 13.1 10.7-15.9 721 86.9 84.1-89.3
College Graduate 1,232 210 16.4 14.2-18.8 1,022 83.6 81.2-85.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 263 30 13.4 8.9-19.8 233 86.6 80.2-91.1
$15,000- 24,999 488 63 12.6 9.6-16.4 425 87.4 83.6-90.4
$25,000- 34,999 275 42 15.1 10.8-20.7 233 84.9 79.3-89.2
$35,000- 49,999 338 38 11.0 7.5-15.9 300 89.0 84.1-92.5
$50,000- 74,999 383 51 12.5 9.2-16.8 332 87.5 83.2-90.8
$75,000+ 811 133 15.1 12.7-18.0 678 84.9 82.0-87.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 727 81 9.7 7.7-12.3 646 90.3 87.7-92.3
No 2,457 368 14.5 13.0-16.2 2,089 85.5 83.8-87.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 354 33 8.9 6.1-12.7 321 91.1 87.3-93.9
Non-Veteran 2,830 414 14.0 12.6-15.5 2,416 86.0 84.5-87.4
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY
Urban 1,717 265 14.9 13.0-17.0 1,452 85.1 83.0-87.0
Regional City or Suburban 848 115 12.8 10.5-15.5 733 87.2 84.5-89.5
Rural 630 70 10.7 8.2-13.9 560 89.3 86.1-91.8

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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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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