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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for South Carolina

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Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting carrots, potatoes, or salad, how many servings of vegetables do you usually eat?

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  Total
Respond.#
1 or more/day 1 or more/week 1 or more/month 1 or more/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,436 3,130 69.1 67.2-71.0 1,148 26.8 25.0-28.6 124 3.0 2.4- 3.8 11 0.4 0.2- 0.7 23 0.7 0.4- 1.2
GENDER
Male 1,721 1,127 64.8 61.6-67.8 523 30.5 27.6-33.6 53 3.3 2.3- 4.6 8 0.6 0.2- 1.4 10 0.8 0.4- 1.7
Female 2,715 2,003 73.1 70.8-75.2 625 23.4 21.3-25.6 71 2.8 2.0- 3.7 3 0.1 0.0- 0.5 13 0.6 0.3- 1.3
RACE
White 3,313 2,397 72.0 69.9-74.0 817 24.7 22.8-26.7 75 2.4 1.8- 3.2 7 0.3 0.1- 0.8 17 0.7 0.4- 1.2
African American 981 636 61.9 57.4-66.2 294 32.4 28.2-36.8 43 4.6 3.2- 6.7 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9 4 0.5 0.1- 2.3
Other Minorities 100 70 66.0 51.8-77.7 24 27.2 16.3-41.7 4 3.8 1.0-13.9 0 0.0 . - . 2 3.0 0.7-11.9
HISPANIC
Yes 99 71 67.1 51.0-79.9 25 28.7 16.3-45.4 2 2.3 0.6- 8.8 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.0 0.3-12.7
No 4,271 3,019 69.3 67.3-71.1 1,101 26.6 24.9-28.5 119 3.1 2.4- 3.9 10 0.4 0.2- 0.8 22 0.7 0.4- 1.2
AGE
18-24 312 196 59.5 52.3-66.4 92 31.1 24.8-38.3 16 6.3 3.7-10.6 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7 6 2.1 0.8- 5.0
25-34 732 515 70.1 65.2-74.5 197 27.3 22.9-32.1 15 1.9 1.0- 3.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 3 0.5 0.1- 2.7
35-44 888 592 66.2 62.1-70.2 265 30.3 26.5-34.3 25 2.7 1.7- 4.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 5 0.5 0.2- 1.7
45-54 883 636 71.5 67.3-75.4 214 24.9 21.2-29.0 27 2.9 1.8- 4.7 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 5 0.7 0.2- 2.0
55-64 712 502 70.8 66.2-75.1 183 25.4 21.3-30.0 24 3.3 1.9- 5.6 2 0.3 0.0- 1.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
65+ 874 666 76.4 72.6-79.8 185 20.7 17.6-24.3 17 1.7 0.9- 3.2 3 0.5 0.1- 2.5 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 667 420 64.1 58.5-69.4 194 27.8 22.9-33.3 41 6.4 4.3- 9.5 6 0.8 0.3- 2.8 6 0.9 0.3- 2.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,408 968 65.7 62.0-69.2 385 29.2 25.8-32.8 46 3.7 2.5- 5.4 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 8 1.2 0.6- 2.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,114 804 70.1 66.3-73.7 273 26.1 22.6-29.8 29 2.8 1.8- 4.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 6 0.7 0.3- 1.7
College Graduate 1,243 936 75.0 71.8-77.9 294 24.1 21.1-27.2 8 0.6 0.3- 1.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1 3 0.1 0.0- 0.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 590 376 58.0 51.8-63.9 170 32.2 26.6-38.4 34 6.6 4.3- 9.9 3 0.7 0.1- 3.4 7 2.6 1.1- 6.0
$15,000- 24,999 785 525 64.5 59.3-69.3 224 30.2 25.5-35.4 31 4.1 2.6- 6.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 4 0.8 0.2- 2.4
$25,000- 34,999 574 408 71.1 65.8-75.9 144 23.5 19.2-28.3 16 4.1 2.2- 7.6 2 0.3 0.0- 1.9 4 1.0 0.3- 3.5
$35,000- 49,999 724 509 68.6 63.5-73.2 197 29.3 24.7-34.3 12 1.1 0.5- 2.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 5 0.8 0.3- 2.3
$50,000+ 1,224 917 74.8 71.6-77.7 285 23.1 20.4-26.2 18 1.8 1.0- 3.2 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 2 0.0 0.0- 0.1
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 192 137 70.8 62.6-77.8 49 26.3 19.5-34.4 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 1 0.7 0.1- 4.7
Appalachia II 369 275 73.1 67.4-78.0 81 23.8 19.1-29.3 10 2.1 1.0- 4.4 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
Appalachia III 274 182 68.6 62.3-74.3 85 29.1 23.6-35.4 7 2.3 1.0- 4.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Catawba 204 134 65.2 56.5-73.1 61 31.3 23.6-40.1 9 3.5 1.7- 7.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Edisto 93 64 65.0 52.4-75.8 26 28.9 19.1-41.3 2 3.2 0.8-12.0 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.9 0.4-17.6
Low Country 182 134 70.9 62.3-78.3 38 21.7 15.4-29.7 8 5.2 2.2-11.9 2 2.2 0.5- 8.7 0 0.0 . - .
Palmetto 471 340 69.9 64.4-74.8 115 25.2 20.6-30.3 11 3.8 2.0- 7.3 0 0.0 . - . 5 1.2 0.4- 3.3
Pee Dee 1,317 925 68.1 64.4-71.5 357 29.4 26.0-33.0 29 2.0 1.3- 3.0 2 0.1 0.0- 0.2 4 0.5 0.1- 1.9
Savannah 154 123 76.2 66.6-83.8 28 21.6 14.3-31.2 3 2.1 0.7- 6.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Trident 410 306 71.3 65.7-76.3 93 25.5 20.7-30.9 8 2.3 1.1- 4.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 2 0.6 0.1- 2.7
Upper Savannah 294 190 69.4 61.8-76.0 81 23.6 17.7-30.8 19 6.1 3.4-10.9 2 0.7 0.1- 4.0 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7
Waccamaw 267 189 67.2 58.5-74.9 71 30.1 22.6-39.0 5 1.7 0.6- 4.7 0 0.0 . - . 2 1.0 0.2- 3.8
Wateree 156 101 60.5 50.5-69.7 44 30.8 22.3-40.8 5 3.7 1.4- 9.3 1 1.3 0.2- 8.6 5 3.7 1.3- 9.6

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia 1: Anderson,Oconee
Appalachia 2: Greenville,Pickens
Appalachia 3: Cherokee,Spartanburg,Union
Catawba: Chester,Lancaster,York
Edisto: Bamberg,Calhoun,Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort,Colleton,Hampton,Jasper
Savannah: Aiken,Allendale,Barnwell
Palmetto: Fairfield,Lexington,Newberry,Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield,Darlington,Dillon,Florence,Marion,Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley,Charleston,Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville,Edgefield,Greenwood,Laurens,McCormick,Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown,Horry,Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon,Kershaw,Lee,Sumter

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