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BRFSS Survey Results 2007 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 9,890 296 2.9 2.4- 3.4 6,339 64.1 62.7-65.5 2,365 24.4 23.1-25.6 155 1.6 1.3- 2.1 735 7.0 6.3- 7.8
GENDER
Male 3,739 117 3.0 2.3- 3.9 2,544 66.6 64.2-68.8 794 22.7 20.7-24.9 45 1.6 1.1- 2.3 239 6.2 5.1- 7.5
Female 6,151 179 2.8 2.3- 3.4 3,795 61.9 60.2-63.5 1,571 25.8 24.3-27.4 110 1.7 1.3- 2.2 496 7.8 6.9- 8.7
RACE
White 7,341 208 3.1 2.5- 3.8 5,047 70.0 68.5-71.5 1,554 20.7 19.4-22.0 90 1.1 0.8- 1.5 442 5.1 4.5- 5.8
African American 1,894 58 2.3 1.7- 3.3 923 48.7 45.4-52.1 642 35.4 32.2-38.8 49 3.0 2.1- 4.2 222 10.5 8.8-12.5
Other 463 16 2.3 1.3- 4.3 260 63.4 56.8-69.5 128 20.7 16.4-25.8 13 1.9 0.8- 4.3 46 11.7 7.5-17.7
HISPANIC
Yes 153 5 2.0 0.6- 6.0 88 60.3 48.6-70.9 39 17.0 11.1-25.0 6 1.9 0.7- 4.9 15 18.8 9.9-32.9
No 9,590 280 2.9 2.4- 3.4 6,165 64.3 62.9-65.7 2,296 24.6 23.3-25.9 146 1.6 1.3- 2.1 703 6.6 5.9- 7.3
AGE
18-24 336 13 2.7 1.4- 5.2 205 58.1 51.2-64.8 83 27.5 21.7-34.3 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8 33 10.9 7.1-16.3
25-34 898 24 2.9 1.7- 5.0 552 62.1 58.0-66.1 255 27.5 24.0-31.4 8 1.1 0.5- 2.6 59 6.3 4.7- 8.4
35-44 1,516 27 1.7 1.1- 2.7 988 65.1 62.0-68.1 387 24.8 22.2-27.6 21 2.0 1.1- 3.5 93 6.3 4.9- 8.0
45-54 2,091 62 2.9 2.2- 4.0 1,293 63.3 60.7-65.8 544 24.8 22.5-27.2 33 1.8 1.2- 2.7 159 7.2 5.8- 8.8
55-64 2,172 63 3.1 2.3- 4.1 1,371 66.0 63.6-68.4 529 22.9 20.8-25.2 43 1.9 1.4- 2.8 166 6.0 5.0- 7.2
65+ 2,877 107 4.1 3.3- 5.1 1,930 67.8 65.7-69.9 567 19.0 17.3-20.8 48 1.8 1.2- 2.7 225 7.3 6.2- 8.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,218 62 5.7 3.7- 8.7 705 59.2 54.8-63.5 310 23.0 19.8-26.6 25 1.7 1.0- 2.9 116 10.3 7.6-13.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,976 92 3.1 2.3- 4.1 1,906 61.8 59.1-64.4 710 25.6 23.2-28.2 43 1.7 1.1- 2.6 225 7.8 6.5- 9.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,501 59 1.9 1.4- 2.6 1,633 66.4 63.7-69.0 599 24.2 21.8-26.7 43 1.6 1.0- 2.6 167 5.8 4.7- 7.2
College Graduate 3,170 82 2.4 1.8- 3.1 2,081 66.6 64.3-68.9 740 23.6 21.6-25.8 44 1.5 1.0- 2.3 223 5.8 4.9- 7.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 944 41 5.0 3.4- 7.4 540 57.1 52.2-61.9 250 25.5 21.5-30.0 20 2.1 1.2- 3.7 93 10.3 7.5-13.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,412 58 4.3 3.0- 6.0 851 60.0 55.9-63.9 363 25.4 21.9-29.3 31 2.3 1.4- 3.5 109 8.1 6.2-10.4
$25,000- $34,999 1,113 39 3.4 2.3- 5.1 695 62.4 58.2-66.4 296 27.9 24.1-32.0 11 0.9 0.5- 1.8 72 5.4 4.0- 7.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,435 31 2.6 1.3- 5.1 939 65.5 61.8-69.1 346 23.9 20.9-27.3 18 1.4 0.7- 2.6 101 6.6 4.9- 8.8
$50,000+ 3,677 77 1.9 1.4- 2.6 2,494 68.5 66.4-70.5 820 22.5 20.7-24.4 50 1.6 1.0- 2.4 236 5.5 4.6- 6.5
Health District**
Appalachia I 718 21 2.3 1.4- 3.7 488 69.7 65.1-73.9 149 21.0 17.3-25.3 11 1.1 0.6- 2.1 49 5.9 4.1- 8.3
Appalachia II 679 29 3.1 2.1- 4.7 444 66.2 61.4-70.7 155 22.9 19.1-27.2 12 1.7 0.9- 3.4 39 6.0 3.9- 9.2
Appalachia III 498 21 4.8 2.5- 9.1 338 66.8 60.7-72.3 102 19.7 15.3-25.0 5 1.2 0.4- 3.7 32 7.5 4.7-11.8
Catawba 412 11 2.2 1.1- 4.2 297 73.7 68.0-78.7 79 18.9 14.5-24.2 6 2.0 0.7- 5.5 19 3.2 1.8- 5.9
Edisto Savannah 1,221 39 3.4 2.3- 5.1 740 58.9 55.2-62.5 335 27.9 24.7-31.3 17 1.4 0.8- 2.5 90 8.4 6.5-10.8
Low Country 1,167 27 3.2 1.8- 5.5 735 62.0 57.7-66.2 283 24.4 20.9-28.4 16 0.8 0.5- 1.4 106 9.5 7.0-12.9
Palmetto 824 15 1.4 0.8- 2.4 499 61.3 56.9-65.4 237 29.4 25.5-33.6 15 1.3 0.8- 2.4 58 6.6 4.8- 9.1
Pee Dee 770 18 3.5 1.8- 6.4 479 61.5 57.0-65.8 205 26.1 22.4-30.2 16 2.2 1.1- 4.1 52 6.8 4.9- 9.4
Trident 1,202 30 2.1 1.4- 3.1 739 62.0 58.3-65.5 299 24.5 21.4-27.8 31 3.3 2.1- 5.3 103 8.1 6.3-10.4
Upper Savannah 591 23 4.0 2.2- 6.9 393 64.5 59.0-69.7 130 24.3 19.6-29.8 4 0.5 0.2- 1.3 41 6.7 4.4-10.0
Waccamaw 1,213 40 3.2 2.2- 4.7 832 69.0 65.4-72.4 236 20.1 17.1-23.4 13 0.7 0.4- 1.4 92 7.0 5.3- 9.2
Wateree 489 16 3.4 1.9- 6.0 296 58.6 51.8-65.0 125 28.8 22.5-36.1 8 1.4 0.7- 3.2 44 7.8 5.5-11.0
Region***
Region I 1,309 44 3.0 2.0- 4.5 881 67.4 63.8-70.7 279 22.5 19.5-25.9 15 0.8 0.5- 1.4 90 6.3 4.8- 8.1
Region II 1,177 50 3.9 2.6- 5.8 782 66.5 62.7-70.0 257 21.5 18.6-24.8 17 1.5 0.8- 2.7 71 6.7 4.9- 9.1
Region III 1,236 26 1.6 1.1- 2.5 796 65.3 61.8-68.6 316 26.0 22.9-29.3 21 1.6 0.9- 2.7 77 5.5 4.1- 7.4
Region IV 1,259 34 3.4 2.2- 5.3 775 60.3 56.5-64.0 330 27.2 23.7-31.0 24 1.9 1.1- 3.1 96 7.2 5.6- 9.1
Region V 1,221 39 3.4 2.3- 5.1 740 58.9 55.2-62.5 335 27.9 24.7-31.3 17 1.4 0.8- 2.5 90 8.4 6.5-10.8
Region VI 1,213 40 3.2 2.2- 4.7 832 69.0 65.4-72.4 236 20.1 17.1-23.4 13 0.7 0.4- 1.4 92 7.0 5.3- 9.2
Region VII 1,202 30 2.1 1.4- 3.1 739 62.0 58.3-65.5 299 24.5 21.4-27.8 31 3.3 2.1- 5.3 103 8.1 6.3-10.4
Region VIII 1,167 27 3.2 1.8- 5.5 735 62.0 57.7-66.2 283 24.4 20.9-28.4 16 0.8 0.5- 1.4 106 9.5 7.0-12.9

#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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