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 3727 81.8 0.7 80.5 83.0
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1603 85.8 1.0 83.9 87.7
Female 2124 77.9 0.9 76.2 79.7
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 300 85.1 2.3 80.6 89.7
25-34 years 656 85.8 1.3 83.2 88.4
35-44 years 814 86.0 1.2 83.6 88.3
45-54 years 807 82.6 1.3 80.0 85.2
55-64 years 492 79.6 1.8 76.1 83.1
65+ years 629 70.7 1.7 67.3 74.1
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 3150 81.6 0.7 80.1 83.0
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 124 82.3 3.7 75.1 89.5
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 98 74.6 4.2 66.4 82.8
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 38 73.7 7.0 59.9 87.5
Hispanic 212 87.7 2.2 83.4 91.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 244 85.2 2.3 80.7 89.6
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 1174 86.1 1.1 83.9 88.2
Some College 1145 80.8 1.3 78.4 83.3
College Graduate 1156 77.6 1.2 75.3 79.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 240 77.5 3.2 71.3 83.7
$15,000 - $24,999 618 81.1 1.6 78.0 84.3
$25,000 - $34,999 611 82.8 1.6 79.6 86.0
$35,000 - $49,999 681 83.8 1.6 80.8 86.9
$50,000+ 1159 81.8 1.1 79.6 84.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 2588 84.1 0.8 82.6 85.6
Out of Work 112 80.3 3.5 73.4 87.2
Homemaker / Student 296 81.4 2.3 76.9 85.9
Retired 604 72.6 1.8 69.1 76.2
Unable to Work 122 83.7 3.4 77.0 90.4
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 2267 82.2 0.8 80.7 83.7
Divorced / Separated 622 82.6 1.6 79.5 85.7
Widowed 333 73.7 2.1 69.5 77.9
Never Married 493 82.3 2.2 78.1 86.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 623 79.2 1.6 76.2 82.3
Living without a Disability 2999 82.2 0.7 80.8 83.6
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 170 80.9 3.0 75.0 86.7
Rural 480 81.0 1.9 77.3 84.8
Densely-settled Rural 618 83.8 1.5 80.8 86.8
Semi-urban 696 81.6 1.6 78.5 84.7
Urban 1732 81.5 0.9 79.6 83.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 396 87.9 1.6 84.8 91.1
Insured 3319 80.9 0.7 79.5 82.3
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 267 76.0 2.6 70.9 81.0
No Diabetes 3454 82.1 0.7 80.8 83.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 508 82.1 1.8 78.6 85.6
Excellent to Good 3208 81.7 0.7 80.3 83.1
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 872 88.6 1.1 86.4 90.7
Non-Smoker 2847 79.8 0.8 78.3 81.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 1397 80.6 1.1 78.4 82.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1301 82.4 1.1 80.4 84.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 841 83.2 1.3 80.6 85.7

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