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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 8 Demographics

Fruits and Vegetables

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
Region 8 602 343 54.5 49.7-59.1 259 45.5 40.9-50.3
GENDER
Male 247 132 50.0 42.8-57.2 115 50.0 42.8-57.2
Female 355 211 58.8 52.6-64.7 144 41.2 35.3-47.4
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 397 224 53.7 47.9-59.4 173 46.3 40.6-52.1
Non-Hispanic Black 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 193 103 52.8 44.9-60.5 90 47.2 39.5-55.1
44-64 226 125 55.4 47.9-62.6 101 44.6 37.4-52.1
65+ 174 110 56.8 47.8-65.3 64 43.2 34.7-52.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 245 129 51.8 44.5-59.1 116 48.2 40.9-55.5
Some College + 356 214 57.0 50.8-63.0 142 43.0 37.0-49.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 291 149 49.0 42.3-55.8 142 51.0 44.2-57.7
$50,000+ 196 128 61.2 52.7-69.1 68 38.8 30.9-47.3

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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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