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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Fruits & 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 8,138 303 3.7 3.2- 4.3 5,237 63.1 61.8-64.4 1,944 25.0 23.8-26.2 141 1.6 1.3- 2.1 513 6.6 5.9- 7.3
GENDER
Male 3,198 152 4.6 3.8- 5.5 2,159 64.7 62.6-66.8 680 23.1 21.3-25.0 33 1.3 0.7- 2.2 174 6.3 5.3- 7.6
Female 4,940 151 2.9 2.4- 3.6 3,078 61.6 60.0-63.3 1,264 26.7 25.2-28.2 108 2.0 1.6- 2.5 339 6.8 5.9- 7.7
RACE
White 6,166 242 3.7 3.3- 4.3 4,228 69.5 68.2-70.9 1,279 20.5 19.3-21.7 83 1.2 0.9- 1.5 334 5.0 4.4- 5.8
African American 1,723 51 3.4 2.5- 4.7 870 48.3 45.3-51.4 591 35.5 32.6-38.5 54 2.8 1.9- 4.4 157 9.9 8.2-12.0
Other 195 9 6.2 2.5-14.4 109 55.3 46.3-63.9 57 28.1 20.7-37.0 3 1.8 0.5- 5.7 17 8.6 5.1-14.3
HISPANIC
Yes 112 3 2.2 0.6- 7.3 70 60.2 48.6-70.8 30 25.4 16.7-36.8 2 2.2 0.4-10.6 7 9.9 4.4-21.0
No 7,902 291 3.7 3.3- 4.3 5,093 63.2 61.8-64.5 1,889 25.0 23.8-26.2 138 1.6 1.3- 2.1 491 6.4 5.7- 7.2
AGE
18-24 390 15 3.8 2.1- 6.7 225 55.9 50.2-61.4 112 29.1 24.2-34.5 8 2.4 1.0- 6.0 30 8.8 6.0-12.7
25-34 1,000 36 3.7 2.6- 5.2 607 60.3 56.8-63.7 280 28.4 25.3-31.7 17 1.4 0.8- 2.3 60 6.3 4.7- 8.3
35-44 1,446 51 3.7 2.7- 4.9 885 61.4 58.5-64.2 404 27.7 25.2-30.4 21 1.4 0.9- 2.2 85 5.8 4.6- 7.4
45-54 1,641 46 2.8 2.0- 3.8 1,089 66.3 63.6-68.8 393 23.7 21.4-26.1 25 1.5 1.0- 2.3 88 5.8 4.5- 7.4
55-64 1,593 55 3.7 2.8- 4.9 1,010 64.4 61.7-66.9 382 23.6 21.3-25.9 41 2.3 1.7- 3.2 105 6.1 4.9- 7.5
65+ 2,000 95 4.7 3.8- 5.8 1,378 69.6 67.3-71.8 359 17.5 15.7-19.4 28 1.1 0.7- 1.6 140 7.1 5.9- 8.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,068 51 3.8 2.8- 5.1 648 59.9 56.0-63.7 247 25.1 21.7-28.8 30 2.3 1.5- 3.4 92 9.0 7.0-11.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,577 111 4.6 3.6- 5.9 1,662 61.0 58.5-63.5 612 25.2 23.0-27.4 37 1.9 1.1- 3.1 155 7.3 6.0- 9.0
Some Post-H.S. 2,053 78 3.7 2.9- 4.8 1,345 64.1 61.4-66.7 492 25.5 23.1-28.1 31 1.2 0.8- 1.8 107 5.5 4.2- 7.0
College Graduate 2,423 63 2.7 2.0- 3.5 1,567 65.9 63.7-68.0 593 24.3 22.4-26.3 43 1.6 1.1- 2.2 157 5.6 4.7- 6.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 969 55 5.4 3.9- 7.4 555 56.9 52.7-61.0 257 27.6 23.9-31.7 21 1.7 1.1- 2.7 81 8.4 6.5-10.8
$15,000- $24,999 1,287 46 3.5 2.5- 4.9 829 61.8 58.2-65.3 304 26.1 22.9-29.4 31 2.6 1.5- 4.4 77 6.0 4.5- 8.0
$25,000- $34,999 952 41 4.6 3.3- 6.5 579 59.6 55.6-63.5 250 25.1 21.9-28.6 16 1.4 0.8- 2.3 66 9.3 6.8-12.6
$35,000- $49,999 1,215 52 4.8 3.4- 6.8 819 66.1 62.8-69.3 268 23.0 20.2-26.1 15 1.2 0.7- 2.1 61 4.9 3.5- 6.7
$50,000+ 2,659 73 2.9 2.2- 3.8 1,779 66.9 64.8-68.9 628 23.9 22.1-25.9 34 1.1 0.8- 1.6 145 5.1 4.2- 6.2
Health District**
Appalachia I 512 19 4.2 2.6- 6.8 343 65.5 60.4-70.3 116 24.3 20.0-29.2 9 1.7 0.9- 3.4 25 4.2 2.7- 6.5
Appalachia II 914 30 4.2 2.6- 6.7 604 65.5 61.2-69.5 214 22.7 19.3-26.5 15 2.5 1.0- 5.9 51 5.1 3.8- 7.0
Appalachia III 679 31 3.8 2.6- 5.6 479 68.8 64.4-73.0 123 20.0 16.4-24.1 13 2.0 1.1- 3.7 33 5.4 3.6- 8.0
Catawba 530 26 4.6 2.9- 7.5 371 68.1 62.9-72.9 106 21.9 17.9-26.5 5 1.7 0.4- 7.5 22 3.6 2.2- 6.0
Edisto Savannah 603 22 3.5 2.2- 5.5 377 59.7 54.3-64.8 161 29.5 24.7-34.8 12 1.3 0.7- 2.5 31 6.0 3.7- 9.6
Low Country 430 17 3.4 1.8- 6.1 264 59.9 53.7-65.8 109 29.0 23.7-35.1 9 1.4 0.7- 2.8 31 6.3 4.0- 9.7
Palmetto 1,235 46 3.6 2.6- 4.9 721 58.5 55.0-61.9 350 27.6 24.6-30.8 25 2.1 1.3- 3.3 93 8.2 6.3-10.7
Pee Dee 665 18 2.8 1.7- 4.6 410 61.1 56.3-65.7 172 25.3 21.4-29.5 9 1.0 0.5- 2.0 56 9.8 6.8-13.9
Trident 962 41 4.5 2.9- 6.9 623 65.0 61.1-68.7 216 23.6 20.3-27.2 15 1.2 0.7- 2.1 67 5.7 4.3- 7.5
Upper Savannah 450 15 3.5 1.9- 6.5 295 64.6 59.1-69.7 105 25.0 20.4-30.2 10 1.9 0.9- 3.8 25 5.0 3.2- 7.8
Waccamaw 646 24 3.9 2.5- 6.0 430 65.3 60.5-69.8 143 23.7 19.6-28.4 10 1.1 0.5- 2.3 39 5.9 4.1- 8.5
Wateree 407 11 2.1 1.1- 3.9 255 56.9 50.8-62.8 105 27.9 22.9-33.7 6 1.0 0.4- 2.4 30 12.0 7.9-17.8
Region***
Region I 962 34 3.9 2.6- 5.7 638 65.1 61.4-68.6 221 24.6 21.4-28.1 19 1.8 1.1- 2.9 50 4.6 3.4- 6.3
Region II 1,593 61 4.0 2.9- 5.6 1,083 66.9 63.8-69.8 337 21.6 19.0-24.3 28 2.3 1.3- 4.1 84 5.3 4.1- 6.7
Region III 1,765 72 3.9 3.0- 5.1 1,092 61.4 58.6-64.2 456 25.9 23.4-28.5 30 2.0 1.2- 3.3 115 6.8 5.4- 8.6
Region IV 1,072 29 2.6 1.7- 3.8 665 59.6 55.8-63.2 277 26.3 23.1-29.7 15 1.0 0.6- 1.7 86 10.6 8.1-13.8
Region V 603 22 3.5 2.2- 5.5 377 59.7 54.3-64.8 161 29.5 24.7-34.8 12 1.3 0.7- 2.5 31 6.0 3.7- 9.6
Region VI 646 24 3.9 2.5- 6.0 430 65.3 60.5-69.8 143 23.7 19.6-28.4 10 1.1 0.5- 2.3 39 5.9 4.1- 8.5
Region VII 962 41 4.5 2.9- 6.9 623 65.0 61.1-68.7 216 23.6 20.3-27.2 15 1.2 0.7- 2.1 67 5.7 4.3- 7.5
Region VIII 430 17 3.4 1.8- 6.1 264 59.9 53.7-65.8 109 29.0 23.7-35.1 9 1.4 0.7- 2.8 31 6.3 4.0- 9.7

#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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