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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Fruits & Vegetables

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  Total #
Respondents
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 8,115 3,057 34.3 33.1-35.6 3,774 48.1 46.8-49.5 921 12.4 11.5-13.4 116 1.6 1.2- 2.0 247 3.5 3.0- 4.1
GENDER
Male 3,180 955 28.1 26.2-30.0 1,590 50.5 48.3-52.7 448 14.9 13.4-16.5 52 1.7 1.2- 2.4 135 4.9 3.9- 6.0
Female 4,935 2,102 40.1 38.4-41.7 2,184 46.0 44.3-47.7 473 10.2 9.2-11.3 64 1.4 1.1- 1.9 112 2.3 1.8- 2.8
RACE
White 6,140 2,358 35.3 34.0-36.7 2,837 47.7 46.2-49.2 670 12.0 11.1-13.1 79 1.3 1.1- 1.7 196 3.6 3.1- 4.3
African American 1,721 581 30.7 28.0-33.5 836 49.8 46.7-52.8 228 14.2 12.1-16.6 30 2.1 1.3- 3.3 46 3.3 2.2- 4.9
Other 199 90 41.7 33.4-50.4 82 47.0 38.4-55.7 19 8.5 5.2-13.6 6 1.6 0.7- 3.8 2 1.2 0.3- 4.9
HISPANIC
Yes 114 51 43.4 32.8-54.6 50 46.8 36.0-57.9 10 7.6 3.3-16.3 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 2 2.0 0.5- 8.0
No 7,879 2,948 34.0 32.8-35.3 3,673 48.3 46.9-49.7 905 12.6 11.7-13.6 114 1.6 1.3- 2.0 239 3.5 3.0- 4.1
AGE
18-24 393 123 31.9 26.9-37.4 195 48.0 42.4-53.6 55 14.1 10.5-18.6 3 0.8 0.2- 3.9 17 5.2 3.0- 8.8
25-34 995 280 27.4 24.4-30.6 510 51.7 48.2-55.2 138 13.7 11.5-16.2 15 1.8 1.0- 3.0 52 5.5 4.1- 7.3
35-44 1,445 371 25.2 22.8-27.8 771 54.0 51.1-56.9 228 16.1 14.1-18.4 31 2.0 1.4- 3.0 44 2.7 1.9- 3.7
45-54 1,647 562 32.7 30.2-35.3 810 48.9 46.2-51.6 207 14.0 12.0-16.1 18 1.6 0.9- 2.8 50 2.9 2.1- 3.9
55-64 1,585 648 39.1 36.5-41.8 695 45.7 43.0-48.4 166 10.1 8.6-11.8 30 1.9 1.3- 2.8 46 3.2 2.4- 4.4
65+ 1,983 1,038 51.4 49.0-53.9 766 39.3 36.9-41.7 123 6.1 5.0- 7.4 19 1.2 0.7- 2.0 37 2.0 1.4- 2.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,049 371 31.9 28.4-35.5 455 45.1 41.2-49.1 141 13.8 11.5-16.6 29 3.2 2.1- 5.0 53 5.9 4.3- 8.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,575 889 30.8 28.6-33.1 1,191 47.9 45.4-50.4 370 15.8 14.0-17.8 43 1.9 1.3- 2.9 82 3.6 2.7- 4.8
Some Post-H.S. 2,056 726 32.8 30.3-35.4 1,020 50.6 47.9-53.3 222 11.8 10.1-13.7 31 1.4 0.9- 2.1 57 3.4 2.4- 4.8
College Graduate 2,418 1,060 41.1 38.8-43.4 1,102 47.5 45.2-49.8 188 8.5 7.3- 9.9 13 0.6 0.3- 1.0 55 2.4 1.8- 3.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 963 343 32.3 28.6-36.3 403 44.2 39.8-48.6 144 15.5 12.2-19.4 26 2.6 1.7- 4.2 47 5.4 3.8- 7.6
$15,000- $24,999 1,286 451 29.7 26.7-32.9 607 49.4 45.9-53.0 152 13.8 11.4-16.5 25 2.7 1.6- 4.7 51 4.4 3.1- 6.1
$25,000- $34,999 950 330 29.2 25.9-32.7 431 48.1 44.1-52.1 144 16.3 13.5-19.5 10 1.1 0.5- 2.1 35 5.4 3.6- 8.2
$35,000- $49,999 1,211 421 32.8 29.7-36.1 605 50.6 47.2-54.0 138 12.3 10.2-14.7 23 2.2 1.4- 3.5 24 2.1 1.3- 3.3
$50,000+ 2,658 1,030 37.1 35.0-39.3 1,289 49.1 46.9-51.3 255 10.7 9.4-12.2 24 0.9 0.6- 1.4 60 2.2 1.7- 3.0
Health District**
Appalachia I 515 188 31.9 27.5-36.7 234 47.3 42.2-52.5 57 11.6 8.7-15.3 9 1.9 1.0- 3.8 27 7.2 4.6-11.0
Appalachia II 911 332 34.6 30.7-38.7 435 49.8 45.7-54.0 110 10.8 8.7-13.3 9 0.9 0.4- 1.8 25 4.0 2.2- 7.1
Appalachia III 677 242 32.2 28.1-36.5 314 47.8 43.3-52.4 93 15.7 12.5-19.6 10 1.6 0.8- 3.0 18 2.7 1.6- 4.5
Catawba 528 195 33.7 29.1-38.6 241 46.8 41.7-51.9 63 13.1 10.1-16.9 12 3.6 1.6- 7.9 17 2.8 1.7- 4.7
Edisto Savannah 606 205 27.6 23.5-32.0 304 51.8 46.4-57.1 76 17.0 12.6-22.5 10 2.0 0.9- 4.2 11 1.7 0.8- 3.6
Low Country 428 192 39.9 34.2-45.9 192 50.0 43.8-56.2 33 8.0 5.5-11.5 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7 5 0.5 0.2- 1.3
Palmetto 1,232 468 35.0 31.8-38.4 578 48.3 44.8-51.8 128 11.4 9.3-13.9 19 1.7 1.0- 3.0 39 3.6 2.4- 5.3
Pee Dee 662 219 31.3 27.1-35.8 314 48.1 43.4-52.9 88 13.6 10.7-17.2 11 1.5 0.8- 2.8 30 5.4 3.3- 8.8
Trident 964 439 41.9 38.1-45.7 402 44.6 40.8-48.5 87 9.3 7.2-12.0 10 0.9 0.5- 1.9 26 3.2 2.0- 5.2
Upper Savannah 441 154 34.0 28.9-39.5 207 45.6 40.1-51.1 61 16.1 12.4-20.8 8 2.0 0.9- 4.1 11 2.3 1.1- 4.8
Waccamaw 649 248 34.9 30.6-39.5 306 48.5 43.8-53.3 67 11.7 8.9-15.3 8 1.2 0.5- 2.7 20 3.7 2.2- 6.0
Wateree 401 143 30.5 25.4-36.2 196 51.0 45.0-57.0 45 13.2 9.4-18.1 3 0.9 0.2- 4.6 14 4.4 2.4- 7.9
Region***
Region I 956 342 32.9 29.5-36.5 441 46.5 42.7-50.3 118 13.8 11.3-16.6 17 1.9 1.2- 3.2 38 4.9 3.3- 7.1
Region II 1,588 574 33.6 30.7-36.5 749 49.0 45.9-52.1 203 12.9 11.0-15.0 19 1.2 0.7- 1.9 43 3.4 2.2- 5.3
Region III 1,760 663 34.6 32.0-37.4 819 47.8 45.0-50.7 191 11.9 10.2-13.9 31 2.3 1.4- 3.7 56 3.4 2.4- 4.6
Region IV 1,063 362 31.0 27.7-34.5 510 49.2 45.5-53.0 133 13.4 11.0-16.3 14 1.3 0.7- 2.4 44 5.0 3.4- 7.4
Region V 606 205 27.6 23.5-32.0 304 51.8 46.4-57.1 76 17.0 12.6-22.5 10 2.0 0.9- 4.2 11 1.7 0.8- 3.6
Region VI 649 248 34.9 30.6-39.5 306 48.5 43.8-53.3 67 11.7 8.9-15.3 8 1.2 0.5- 2.7 20 3.7 2.2- 6.0
Region VII 964 439 41.9 38.1-45.7 402 44.6 40.8-48.5 87 9.3 7.2-12.0 10 0.9 0.5- 1.9 26 3.2 2.0- 5.2
Region VIII 428 192 39.9 34.2-45.9 192 50.0 43.8-56.2 33 8.0 5.5-11.5 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7 5 0.5 0.2- 1.3

#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 I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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