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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Fruits and Vegetables

How often do you eat potatoes not including french fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips?

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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 9,209 241 2.1 1.7- 2.5 5,740 62.9 61.1-64.6 2,469 26.7 25.1-28.3 161 1.7 1.3- 2.3 598 6.7 5.7- 7.8
GENDER
Male 3,491 98 2.1 1.6- 2.9 2,295 64.8 61.9-67.5 853 24.5 22.0-27.1 52 1.8 1.0- 3.0 193 6.8 5.3- 8.7
Female 5,718 143 2.0 1.5- 2.6 3,445 61.2 59.0-63.3 1,616 28.6 26.7-30.7 109 1.6 1.2- 2.2 405 6.5 5.5- 7.8
RACE
White 6,090 147 2.2 1.7- 2.8 4,232 70.3 68.3-72.1 1,367 22.7 21.0-24.4 63 1.1 0.6- 1.7 281 3.8 3.2- 4.7
African American 2,454 66 1.6 1.1- 2.3 1,124 45.5 41.6-49.5 923 36.7 33.0-40.5 87 3.7 2.4- 5.5 254 12.6 9.9-15.8
Other 440 16 2.3 1.2- 4.3 259 57.3 49.4-64.8 114 27.7 20.9-35.6 9 1.2 0.5- 2.8 42 11.6 7.1-18.3
HISPANIC
Yes 142 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 82 46.8 34.0-60.0 40 34.8 22.8-49.1 2 0.9 0.1- 5.3 17 17.0 8.7-30.7
No 8,875 229 2.1 1.7- 2.5 5,551 63.5 61.7-65.2 2,377 26.4 24.8-28.0 157 1.8 1.3- 2.4 561 6.3 5.4- 7.4
AGE
18-24 258 6 1.4 0.6- 3.4 136 52.6 43.8-61.2 72 28.8 21.5-37.5 4 2.0 0.6- 6.7 40 15.2 9.7-23.0
25-34 653 8 1.2 0.5- 2.8 372 59.9 54.6-65.0 219 32.7 27.9-37.8 7 0.9 0.4- 2.1 47 5.3 3.5- 8.1
35-44 1,177 21 1.3 0.7- 2.4 683 62.5 58.3-66.6 379 27.4 23.9-31.3 25 2.1 1.2- 3.8 69 6.6 4.7- 9.2
45-54 1,756 40 2.4 1.5- 3.7 1,047 62.5 59.1-65.7 522 27.9 25.0-31.0 42 2.3 1.1- 4.6 105 5.0 3.7- 6.7
55-64 2,227 46 2.1 1.3- 3.2 1,364 64.4 61.3-67.4 636 25.7 23.1-28.5 45 2.0 1.3- 3.2 136 5.8 4.3- 7.7
65+ 3,138 120 3.8 3.0- 4.9 2,138 71.1 68.8-73.3 641 18.2 16.4-20.2 38 1.0 0.6- 1.5 201 5.9 4.9- 7.2
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,212 62 4.4 3.0- 6.5 690 58.8 53.6-63.8 328 25.6 21.3-30.4 32 3.4 1.6- 7.2 100 7.8 5.3-11.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,846 76 2.3 1.6- 3.4 1,756 61.4 58.0-64.8 754 25.8 22.9-29.0 53 2.1 1.2- 3.5 207 8.3 6.3-10.9
Some Post-H.S. 2,358 42 1.2 0.8- 1.9 1,531 66.3 63.0-69.4 604 25.0 22.3-28.0 43 1.6 1.0- 2.6 138 5.8 4.3- 7.8
College Graduate 2,775 59 1.6 1.1- 2.3 1,753 63.1 60.1-66.1 778 29.2 26.4-32.1 33 0.8 0.5- 1.2 152 5.4 4.1- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,081 40 3.7 2.3- 5.9 581 54.1 47.9-60.1 333 32.9 26.9-39.5 24 1.8 0.9- 3.6 103 7.5 5.5-10.2
$15,000- $24,999 1,536 69 4.1 2.8- 5.9 907 60.6 56.3-64.9 422 26.8 23.1-30.9 34 1.9 1.1- 3.4 104 6.5 4.7- 8.9
$25,000- $34,999 1,058 28 2.1 1.2- 3.5 657 65.8 60.6-70.5 286 22.2 18.4-26.4 17 1.0 0.5- 1.9 70 9.0 5.9-13.5
$35,000- $49,999 1,149 24 1.6 0.8- 3.0 735 65.6 60.6-70.2 310 23.0 19.3-27.2 18 1.0 0.6- 1.9 62 8.8 5.7-13.5
$50,000+ 2,965 30 0.8 0.5- 1.3 1,993 65.1 62.3-67.9 759 28.2 25.6-30.9 39 1.4 0.8- 2.3 144 4.5 3.4- 5.9
REGION**
Region I 1,191 30 2.0 1.1- 3.6 805 66.8 62.3-71.0 278 23.3 19.6-27.4 20 1.2 0.7- 2.0 58 6.8 4.6- 9.9
Region II 1,189 34 2.0 1.2- 3.3 789 67.6 63.2-71.7 274 21.9 18.4-25.9 23 2.5 1.2- 5.1 69 6.0 4.1- 8.7
Region III 1,237 21 1.3 0.8- 2.3 728 61.8 57.2-66.2 371 28.6 24.6-33.0 27 1.2 0.7- 2.0 90 7.1 4.8-10.2
Region IV 1,072 30 2.7 1.7- 4.2 632 57.8 53.3-62.3 314 30.7 26.7-35.1 19 1.8 1.0- 3.3 77 6.9 4.8- 9.8
Region V 1,102 30 2.3 1.5- 3.5 649 59.8 55.6-64.0 323 27.9 24.3-31.9 16 1.2 0.7- 2.1 84 8.8 6.4-11.8
Region VI 1,190 29 2.7 1.4- 5.0 800 66.4 61.7-70.8 285 23.2 19.7-27.1 19 1.9 0.9- 4.1 57 5.8 3.3-10.1
Region VII 1,120 39 2.2 1.4- 3.5 643 59.4 54.3-64.4 333 30.0 25.6-34.8 20 1.8 0.7- 4.7 85 6.5 4.2-10.0
Region VIII 1,108 28 2.3 1.2- 4.5 694 59.9 55.4-64.2 291 29.7 25.6-34.2 17 1.7 0.9- 3.2 78 6.3 4.6- 8.5

** 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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