Percentage of Adults Who Reported Consuming
Fruits and Vegetables Less Than 5 Times per Day

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 3192 76.6 0.7 75.2 78.0
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1337 82.3 1.0 80.4 84.3
Female 1855 71.2 1.0 69.2 73.2
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 330 77.5 2.5 72.7 82.4
25-34 years 607 82.9 1.5 80.0 85.8
35-44 years 731 80.6 1.5 77.8 83.5
45-54 years 599 79.4 1.6 76.2 82.6
55-64 years 357 72.7 2.1 68.6 76.9
65+ years 551 65.4 1.8 61.9 68.9
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White, Non-Hispanic 2818 76.2 0.8 74.7 77.7
Black, Non-Hispanic 132 80.6 3.5 73.7 87.5
Other Race, Non-Hispanic 70 78.5 4.5 69.6 87.3
Hispanic 159 80.8 3.2 74.5 87.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 286 79.7 2.4 75.1 84.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 1039 77.0 1.3 74.4 79.6
Some College 908 75.3 1.4 72.6 77.9
College Graduate 950 76.6 1.3 74.1 79.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 220 77.7 2.8 72.2 83.3
$15,000 - $24,999 535 76.7 1.7 73.3 80.1
$25,000 - $34,999 462 79.8 1.8 76.2 83.4
$35,000 - $49,000 531 78.1 1.7 74.7 81.5
$50,000+ 829 78.4 1.3 75.8 81.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 2258 79.9 0.8 78.3 81.5
Out of Work 70 90.6 3.4 83.9 97.2
Homemaker / Student 262 71.6 2.6 66.5 76.7
Retired 517 65.5 1.8 61.9 69.1
Unable to Work 83 78.2 4.7 69.0 87.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1801 76.5 0.9 74.8 78.3
Divorced / Separated 562 80.2 1.7 76.9 83.5
Widowed 303 65.2 2.3 60.6 69.8
Never Married 504 79.2 2.0 75.3 83.2
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 534 75.0 1.8 71.5 78.5
Living without a Disability 2604 76.9 0.8 75.3 78.5
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 129 74.3 3.7 67.0 81.6
Rural 390 71.0 2.2 66.7 75.2
Densely-settled Rural 541 76.8 1.7 73.5 80.2
Semi-urban 661 76.4 1.6 73.3 79.6
Urban 1446 78.6 1.1 76.6 80.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 339 79.2 2.2 74.9 83.5
Insured 2845 76.2 0.8 74.7 77.7
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 188 75.9 2.9 70.2 81.6
No Diabetes 2997 76.7 0.8 75.2 78.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 394 72.1 2.1 68.0 76.2
Excellent to Good 2790 77.3 0.8 75.8 78.8
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 741 84.8 1.3 82.2 87.3
Non-Smoker 2430 74.5 0.8 72.8 76.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 1252 73.3 1.2 71.0 75.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1118 77.8 1.3 75.4 80.3
Obese (BMI >= 30) 658 80.4 1.4 77.6 83.3

Numerator: Respondents who reported they consumed
fruits and vegetables less than 5 times per day.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.