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BRFSS Survey Results 2009 for South Carolina

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Fruits and 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 9,257 6,812 71.5 69.8-73.2 2,168 24.5 22.9-26.1 170 2.3 1.8- 3.1 19 0.2 0.1- 0.4 88 1.4 1.0- 2.1
GENDER
Male 3,491 2,354 65.0 62.1-67.7 1,001 29.8 27.2-32.6 83 2.9 1.9- 4.3 10 0.3 0.1- 0.7 43 2.1 1.3- 3.3
Female 5,766 4,458 77.5 75.6-79.4 1,167 19.6 17.9-21.4 87 1.9 1.3- 2.7 9 0.1 0.0- 0.4 45 0.9 0.5- 1.5
RACE
White 6,106 4,655 74.7 72.7-76.5 1,316 22.3 20.5-24.1 83 1.6 1.1- 2.3 7 0.1 0.0- 0.4 45 1.3 0.8- 2.2
African American 2,483 1,691 64.7 60.7-68.5 678 29.3 25.8-33.2 69 3.5 2.0- 5.9 12 0.5 0.2- 1.2 33 2.0 1.2- 3.2
Other 441 310 66.0 58.2-73.1 111 28.2 21.6-35.9 14 4.7 2.2- 9.8 0 0.0 . - . 6 1.1 0.3- 3.2
HISPANIC
Yes 144 89 54.5 41.0-67.4 47 35.7 23.6-49.9 5 7.6 2.6-20.3 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.1 0.5- 8.1
No 8,920 6,590 72.0 70.3-73.7 2,069 24.2 22.6-25.8 161 2.2 1.6- 2.9 19 0.2 0.1- 0.4 81 1.4 1.0- 2.1
AGE
18-24 255 151 51.5 42.7-60.2 75 36.2 28.0-45.4 17 6.7 3.3-13.3 1 0.4 0.1- 2.6 11 5.1 2.4-10.7
25-34 658 458 71.9 66.9-76.5 168 22.4 18.4-27.1 17 2.6 1.1- 5.8 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1 12 2.5 1.2- 5.1
35-44 1,176 865 72.6 68.5-76.3 276 24.9 21.3-28.9 18 1.7 0.9- 3.1 4 0.1 0.0- 0.3 13 0.8 0.4- 1.5
45-54 1,756 1,274 73.5 70.4-76.4 421 23.3 20.5-26.3 45 2.4 1.6- 3.5 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 13 0.7 0.4- 1.5
55-64 2,253 1,641 74.2 71.3-76.8 546 23.3 20.7-26.0 42 1.7 1.1- 2.5 5 0.1 0.0- 0.3 19 0.8 0.4- 1.4
65+ 3,159 2,423 76.4 74.0-78.5 682 21.8 19.7-24.1 31 1.1 0.6- 1.9 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4 20 0.6 0.4- 1.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,218 778 64.4 59.4-69.2 371 29.5 25.0-34.4 42 4.0 2.4- 6.4 6 0.9 0.3- 2.9 21 1.3 0.7- 2.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,875 2,002 66.1 62.6-69.4 751 27.9 24.8-31.2 80 4.2 2.8- 6.4 8 0.2 0.1- 0.7 34 1.6 1.0- 2.7
Some Post-H.S. 2,361 1,777 73.7 70.4-76.7 536 23.6 20.7-26.8 30 1.6 0.8- 3.1 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2 16 1.1 0.5- 2.4
College Graduate 2,785 2,242 77.8 75.0-80.5 505 20.0 17.5-22.6 18 0.5 0.3- 0.9 3 0.1 0.0- 0.2 17 1.6 0.8- 3.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,088 722 64.9 58.6-70.7 316 29.9 24.4-36.1 28 3.4 1.4- 8.0 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8 17 1.5 0.8- 2.9
$15,000- $24,999 1,544 1,081 65.6 60.9-70.0 402 28.8 24.6-33.4 41 3.3 2.2- 4.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.7 17 2.0 0.8- 5.0
$25,000- $34,999 1,065 749 67.5 62.1-72.5 280 26.5 22.0-31.6 23 3.1 1.4- 6.6 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 11 2.8 1.2- 6.4
$35,000- $49,999 1,157 872 75.5 70.8-79.7 252 20.8 16.9-25.4 21 2.2 1.1- 4.0 4 0.3 0.1- 0.7 8 1.2 0.4- 3.8
$50,000+ 2,961 2,332 77.1 74.5-79.4 587 21.8 19.5-24.3 26 0.8 0.5- 1.3 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 15 0.3 0.2- 0.7
REGION**
Region I 1,211 846 70.0 65.8-74.0 320 25.8 22.1-29.9 26 2.5 1.5- 4.2 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6 16 1.4 0.8- 2.7
Region II 1,185 850 70.8 66.6-74.7 287 25.5 21.8-29.6 31 2.3 1.3- 4.0 3 0.1 0.0- 0.3 14 1.4 0.5- 3.3
Region III 1,247 946 75.3 70.9-79.2 271 21.2 17.6-25.2 18 2.2 0.9- 5.1 2 0.2 0.0- 1.1 10 1.2 0.4- 3.2
Region IV 1,089 794 70.3 65.6-74.5 253 24.2 20.4-28.5 25 3.2 1.5- 6.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 16 2.2 1.0- 4.6
Region V 1,097 824 71.9 67.2-76.1 250 26.2 22.0-30.8 13 1.2 0.6- 2.7 4 0.3 0.1- 0.9 6 0.4 0.2- 1.0
Region VI 1,193 868 70.1 65.7-74.2 285 24.6 20.9-28.8 24 2.4 1.3- 4.4 4 1.1 0.3- 4.0 12 1.7 0.8- 3.6
Region VII 1,119 834 68.9 63.3-74.0 258 26.9 22.0-32.4 17 2.1 0.9- 4.9 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1 9 2.1 0.9- 4.9
Region VIII 1,116 850 73.9 69.9-77.6 244 22.7 19.4-26.5 16 2.8 1.4- 5.6 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0 5 0.4 0.1- 1.6

** 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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