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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Fruits and Vegetables

Not counting juice, how often do you eat fruit?

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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 5,839 2,009 31.9 30.5-33.3 2,698 47.6 46.1-49.1 828 15.2 14.1-16.4 105 1.9 1.5- 2.3 199 3.4 2.9- 4.1
GENDER
Male 2,203 597 26.0 23.9-28.2 1,092 50.4 47.9-52.9 387 18.1 16.2-20.1 54 2.2 1.6- 3.0 73 3.3 2.5- 4.3
Female 3,636 1,412 37.3 35.5-39.1 1,606 45.0 43.2-46.9 441 12.6 11.4-13.9 51 1.5 1.1- 2.1 126 3.5 2.9- 4.4
RACE
White 4,551 1,586 32.7 31.1-34.2 2,110 47.4 45.8-49.1 618 14.7 13.5-15.9 77 1.8 1.4- 2.3 160 3.5 2.9- 4.2
African American 1,084 345 29.3 26.2-32.7 491 46.3 42.8-49.9 190 18.5 15.8-21.6 26 2.3 1.5- 3.5 32 3.5 2.3- 5.2
Other 155 57 32.2 24.1-41.6 78 57.2 47.6-66.3 14 7.3 3.9-13.3 2 0.9 0.2- 4.3 4 2.3 0.8- 6.3
HISPANIC
Yes 148 51 33.2 24.5-43.3 70 46.0 36.2-56.1 18 13.1 7.8-21.0 4 1.9 0.6- 5.7 5 5.8 2.0-15.3
No 5,643 1,940 31.8 30.4-33.2 2,608 47.7 46.2-49.3 805 15.3 14.2-16.5 101 1.9 1.5- 2.3 189 3.3 2.8- 3.9
AGE
18-24 383 90 23.4 18.9-28.7 199 51.1 45.4-56.8 66 18.5 14.4-23.5 9 1.6 0.8- 3.4 19 5.3 3.2- 8.7
25-34 935 242 24.3 21.3-27.6 473 50.2 46.5-53.9 170 20.3 17.3-23.6 16 1.6 1.0- 2.7 34 3.6 2.5- 5.2
35-44 1,116 305 26.4 23.6-29.4 555 51.1 47.7-54.5 186 16.8 14.5-19.4 29 2.7 1.8- 4.0 41 3.0 2.1- 4.2
45-54 1,175 370 30.6 27.7-33.7 558 47.9 44.7-51.2 181 15.8 13.6-18.2 23 2.4 1.5- 3.8 43 3.3 2.3- 4.6
55-64 990 383 36.8 33.5-40.2 434 46.0 42.5-49.5 127 12.4 10.3-14.8 17 1.9 1.1- 3.3 29 3.0 2.0- 4.3
65+ 1,184 593 50.4 47.1-53.7 466 39.8 36.6-43.0 87 6.7 5.3- 8.3 9 0.6 0.3- 1.2 29 2.5 1.6- 4.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 706 220 29.2 25.4-33.4 308 45.5 41.1-50.1 112 15.7 12.7-19.2 30 4.6 3.1- 6.8 36 4.9 3.3- 7.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,793 550 28.3 25.9-30.8 833 47.9 45.1-50.7 305 18.1 15.9-20.4 32 1.7 1.2- 2.5 73 4.0 3.0- 5.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,514 499 31.0 28.2-33.8 702 47.4 44.4-50.4 232 16.5 14.4-18.9 32 1.9 1.3- 2.8 49 3.2 2.2- 4.5
College Graduate 1,818 737 38.5 36.0-41.0 852 48.5 45.8-51.1 178 10.3 8.8-12.2 10 0.6 0.3- 1.1 41 2.2 1.5- 3.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 697 223 29.1 25.1-33.5 291 43.0 38.4-47.8 133 20.2 16.6-24.4 17 2.7 1.6- 4.5 33 4.9 3.0- 8.0
$15,000- $24,999 990 349 32.1 28.8-35.6 446 46.3 42.6-50.1 144 16.4 13.7-19.5 18 2.0 1.1- 3.4 33 3.3 2.1- 4.9
$25,000- $34,999 730 237 30.1 26.2-34.3 338 46.3 41.9-50.7 108 16.8 13.5-20.6 23 3.0 1.9- 4.7 24 3.9 2.4- 6.3
$35,000- $49,999 867 278 32.6 29.0-36.5 422 48.0 44.1-52.0 125 14.7 12.1-17.7 14 1.5 0.9- 2.7 28 3.1 2.1- 4.7
$50,000+ 1,843 632 31.2 29.0-33.6 905 51.2 48.6-53.8 233 13.8 12.0-15.7 22 1.2 0.8- 2.0 51 2.6 1.9- 3.5
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 368 128 32.9 27.4-39.0 176 47.7 41.6-53.9 51 16.2 11.9-21.7 4 1.4 0.4- 4.3 9 1.8 0.9- 3.5
Appalachia II 685 255 33.8 29.8-38.1 317 47.7 43.2-52.2 81 13.6 10.7-17.2 7 1.1 0.5- 2.5 25 3.9 2.1- 6.8
Appalachia III 469 143 28.6 24.0-33.8 220 47.7 42.2-53.2 73 15.9 12.3-20.4 8 1.5 0.7- 3.1 25 6.3 3.9- 9.9
Catawba 385 124 32.4 27.2-38.1 186 48.0 42.3-53.7 62 16.3 12.5-20.9 5 1.1 0.5- 2.8 8 2.2 1.0- 4.7
Edisto Savannah 444 137 29.5 24.8-34.7 205 43.6 38.1-49.2 73 19.8 15.3-25.2 12 2.9 1.6- 5.3 17 4.2 2.3- 7.5
Low Country 290 120 38.3 31.7-45.4 126 47.7 40.6-55.0 34 10.7 7.4-15.3 4 1.4 0.5- 4.2 6 1.8 0.8- 4.2
Palmetto 883 311 32.4 28.8-36.2 402 47.7 43.7-51.7 132 15.8 13.1-19.0 12 1.2 0.6- 2.2 26 2.9 1.9- 4.6
Pee Dee 420 126 27.2 22.5-32.5 204 50.1 44.3-55.8 63 16.2 12.3-21.1 13 3.3 1.8- 6.2 14 3.2 1.6- 6.1
Trident 732 258 31.9 28.2-35.9 332 48.2 43.9-52.5 106 15.3 12.4-18.7 12 1.9 1.0- 3.6 24 2.7 1.8- 4.3
Upper Savannah 288 93 29.1 23.6-35.2 137 52.2 45.5-58.9 40 13.4 9.6-18.6 6 2.0 0.9- 4.5 12 3.2 1.7- 6.0
Waccamaw 508 185 35.3 30.5-40.4 232 46.3 41.2-51.5 59 12.0 8.9-16.1 15 3.2 1.8- 5.6 17 3.2 1.8- 5.5
Wateree 306 105 30.9 25.2-37.3 139 46.1 39.5-52.7 46 16.8 12.2-22.8 5 1.8 0.7- 4.6 11 4.4 2.3- 8.4

#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

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