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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 for South Carolina

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Fruits & Vegetables

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

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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 9,903 7,422 73.7 72.4-74.9 2,223 23.3 22.1-24.6 148 1.7 1.4- 2.1 13 0.2 0.1- 0.5 97 1.1 0.8- 1.4
GENDER
Male 3,718 2,642 71.4 69.2-73.4 949 24.9 23.0-27.0 75 2.3 1.7- 3.1 6 0.2 0.1- 0.8 46 1.2 0.8- 1.8
Female 6,185 4,780 75.8 74.2-77.3 1,274 21.9 20.4-23.4 73 1.2 0.9- 1.6 7 0.2 0.1- 0.8 51 0.9 0.7- 1.4
RACE
White 7,335 5,635 76.1 74.7-77.5 1,546 21.7 20.4-23.1 78 1.1 0.8- 1.4 6 0.1 0.0- 0.6 70 1.0 0.7- 1.4
African American 1,914 1,338 68.9 65.8-71.9 501 26.8 24.0-29.8 53 2.7 2.0- 3.8 6 0.5 0.2- 1.7 16 1.0 0.5- 1.9
Other 461 327 69.3 62.8-75.1 113 25.0 19.7-31.2 14 4.0 2.0- 7.7 0 0.0 . - . 7 1.7 0.7- 3.9
HISPANIC
Yes 152 95 62.4 51.1-72.6 47 27.9 19.2-38.7 7 7.8 3.3-17.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.9 0.5- 7.4
No 9,601 7,232 74.1 72.8-75.4 2,123 23.1 21.8-24.3 140 1.5 1.2- 1.9 12 0.2 0.1- 0.6 94 1.1 0.8- 1.4
AGE
18-24 331 214 65.5 58.8-71.6 103 30.6 24.7-37.2 7 1.7 0.8- 3.6 1 0.8 0.1- 5.3 6 1.5 0.6- 3.6
25-34 887 653 72.7 68.8-76.3 201 23.3 19.9-27.0 18 2.2 1.3- 3.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.9 12 1.4 0.7- 2.6
35-44 1,514 1,120 74.7 71.8-77.3 350 22.3 19.8-25.1 26 1.8 1.1- 3.0 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 16 1.1 0.6- 1.9
45-54 2,087 1,549 74.3 71.9-76.5 490 23.5 21.3-25.8 27 1.2 0.8- 1.9 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 19 1.0 0.5- 1.7
55-64 2,172 1,647 75.1 72.7-77.4 460 21.8 19.6-24.1 39 1.9 1.3- 2.8 4 0.2 0.1- 0.9 22 1.0 0.6- 1.6
65+ 2,912 2,239 76.2 74.2-78.2 619 21.8 19.9-23.8 31 1.2 0.8- 1.9 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 22 0.7 0.4- 1.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,222 828 68.1 64.0-72.0 326 25.8 22.2-29.7 44 4.1 2.6- 6.3 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1 21 1.8 1.0- 3.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,966 2,125 69.5 67.0-72.0 746 26.8 24.4-29.3 58 2.2 1.5- 3.0 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 34 1.4 0.9- 2.2
Some Post-H.S. 2,508 1,915 75.3 72.8-77.6 539 22.4 20.2-24.8 27 1.1 0.6- 1.7 3 0.3 0.0- 1.6 24 1.0 0.6- 1.7
College Graduate 3,180 2,534 78.9 76.7-80.8 608 19.8 17.9-21.8 18 0.8 0.5- 1.5 3 0.1 0.0- 0.2 17 0.5 0.3- 0.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 956 640 67.9 63.6-71.9 258 25.6 22.1-29.5 35 4.4 2.8- 6.8 4 0.4 0.1- 1.4 19 1.7 1.0- 3.0
$15,000- $24,999 1,407 988 68.6 64.7-72.3 369 27.7 24.2-31.5 32 2.3 1.4- 3.6 3 0.7 0.2- 3.0 15 0.7 0.4- 1.2
$25,000- $34,999 1,109 817 70.5 66.3-74.5 259 25.0 21.3-29.1 24 3.0 1.7- 5.2 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3 8 1.4 0.6- 3.1
$35,000- $49,999 1,435 1,083 75.0 71.4-78.3 322 22.4 19.3-25.9 15 1.4 0.7- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 15 1.2 0.6- 2.5
$50,000+ 3,675 2,909 77.8 75.9-79.6 724 20.7 19.0-22.6 15 0.6 0.3- 1.0 3 0.2 0.0- 1.0 24 0.7 0.5- 1.2
Health District**
Appalachia I 706 524 71.9 66.9-76.3 160 24.7 20.4-29.5 11 1.0 0.6- 1.9 1 0.0 0.0- 0.4 10 2.3 1.1- 4.8
Appalachia II 671 507 71.9 67.0-76.4 141 25.2 20.9-30.0 14 2.2 1.2- 3.9 0 0.0 . - . 9 0.7 0.3- 1.6
Appalachia III 500 360 73.7 68.3-78.5 123 22.9 18.4-28.1 9 1.6 0.7- 3.9 0 0.0 . - . 8 1.8 0.8- 4.0
Catawba 404 301 72.1 66.2-77.4 91 24.2 19.3-29.9 7 1.6 0.6- 4.4 1 0.9 0.1- 6.3 4 1.1 0.4- 3.2
Edisto Savannah 1,230 907 70.2 66.6-73.6 296 27.0 23.7-30.6 15 1.5 0.8- 2.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.7 9 0.9 0.4- 2.0
Low Country 1,182 899 76.8 73.0-80.2 255 19.3 16.6-22.4 17 3.1 1.3- 7.2 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 10 0.7 0.3- 1.5
Palmetto 817 629 78.5 74.9-81.7 174 19.9 16.8-23.5 7 0.7 0.3- 1.9 0 0.0 . - . 7 0.8 0.4- 1.9
Pee Dee 776 554 69.2 64.9-73.1 197 27.8 24.0-32.0 18 2.3 1.3- 3.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.0 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2
Trident 1,203 937 75.6 72.2-78.8 241 21.8 18.8-25.1 17 2.0 1.1- 3.4 2 0.2 0.0- 1.1 6 0.5 0.2- 1.3
Upper Savannah 587 413 68.0 62.7-73.0 160 29.2 24.4-34.4 8 1.1 0.5- 2.3 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8 5 1.6 0.5- 5.4
Waccamaw 1,229 921 71.7 67.9-75.1 271 24.9 21.5-28.6 17 1.5 0.8- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 20 1.9 1.0- 3.5
Wateree 487 388 79.9 74.7-84.3 91 17.1 13.3-21.8 5 1.9 0.6- 5.6 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.0 0.2- 5.1
Region***
Region I 1,293 937 70.1 66.5-73.5 320 26.7 23.5-30.2 19 1.1 0.7- 1.7 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 15 2.0 1.0- 3.8
Region II 1,171 867 72.7 69.1-76.0 264 24.2 21.0-27.7 23 1.9 1.2- 3.1 0 0.0 . - . 17 1.2 0.7- 2.2
Region III 1,221 930 76.5 73.4-79.3 265 21.3 18.6-24.3 14 1.0 0.5- 2.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 11 0.9 0.5- 1.8
Region IV 1,263 942 73.5 70.2-76.6 288 23.5 20.6-26.6 23 2.1 1.2- 3.6 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6 7 0.7 0.2- 2.0
Region V 1,230 907 70.2 66.6-73.6 296 27.0 23.7-30.6 15 1.5 0.8- 2.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.7 9 0.9 0.4- 2.0
Region VI 1,229 921 71.7 67.9-75.1 271 24.9 21.5-28.6 17 1.5 0.8- 2.9 0 0.0 . - . 20 1.9 1.0- 3.5
Region VII 1,203 937 75.6 72.2-78.8 241 21.8 18.8-25.1 17 2.0 1.1- 3.4 2 0.2 0.0- 1.1 6 0.5 0.2- 1.3
Region VIII 1,182 899 76.8 73.0-80.2 255 19.3 16.6-22.4 17 3.1 1.3- 7.2 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 10 0.7 0.3- 1.5

*Example: A serving of vegetables at both lunch and dinner would be two servings.

#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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