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New Jersey Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
CDC Summary Prevalence Tables, 2003

Fruits and Vegetables 

Fruit and Vegetable Servings per Day

Denominator includes all respondents except those with do not know/refused/missing responses.
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.  

 

Total # of Respondents

5 or >

C.I.

< 5

C.I.

All Adults

11302

26.6

25.6-27.6

73.4

72.4-74.4

 

Fruit and Vegetable Servings per day by Age

Age Group

Total # of Respondents

5 or >

C.I.

< 5

C.I.

18-24

560

28.6

24.3-32.9

71.4

67.1-75.7

25-34

1563

25.5

23.0-28.0

74.5

72.0-77.0

35-44

2446

24.4

22.5-26.4

75.5

73.6-77.5

45-54

2358

22.6

20.6-24.5

77.4

75.5-79.4

55-64

1703

27.5

25.0-30.0

72.5

70.0-75.0

65+

2480

32.4

30.3-34.5

67.6

65.5-69.7

 

Fruit and Vegetable Servings per day by Sex

Gender Group

Total # of Respondents

5 or >

C.I.

< 5

C.I.

Male

4505

22.3

20.9-23.8

77.7

76.2-79.1

Female

6797

30.5

29.2-31.8

69.5

68.2-70.8

 

Fruit and Vegetable Servings per day by Income

Income Group

Total # of Respondents

5 or >

C.I.

< 5

C.I.

< $15,000

711

22.7

18.7-26.7

77.3

73.3-81.3

$15,000-24,999

1437

24.8

22.1-27.6

75.2

72.4-77.9

$25,000-34,999

1005

22.1

19.2-25.1

77.9

74.9-80.8

$35,000-49,999

1463

29.7

26.9-32.5

70.3

67.5-73.1

$50,000-74,999

1655

25.5

23.0-28.0

74.5

72.0-77.0

$75,000+

3398

27.4

25.6-29.1

72.6

70.9-74.4

 

Fruit and Vegetable Servings per day by Education

Education Group

Total # of Respondents

5 or >

C.I.

<5

C.I.

Less than H.S.

890

22.9

19.5-26.4

77.1

73.6-80.5

H.S. or G.E.D.

3087

23.5

21.7-25.4

76.5

74.6-78.3

Some Post-H.S.

2638

26.3

24.2-28.3

73.8

71.7-75.8

College Graduate

4645

30.0

28.5-31.5

70.0

68.5-71.5

 

Fruit and Vegetable Servings per day by Race/Ethnicity

Racial/Ethnic Group

Total # of Respondents

5 or >

C.I.

<5

C.I.

White/ Non-Hispanic

8526

27.2

26.1-28.3

72.8

71.7-73.9

Black or African American/ Non-Hispanic

1030

26.4

23.1-29.8

73.6

70.2-76.9

Other Race/ Non-Hispanic

534

28.4

24.0-32.7

71.6

67.3-76.0

Multiracial/Non-Hispanic

61

19.9

8.18-31.7

80.1

68.3-91.8

Hispanic

999

22.7

19.6-25.7

77.3

74.3-80.4

C.I = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level)

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