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 3722 81.2 0.7 79.9 82.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1540 84.4 1.0 82.4 86.3
Female 2182 78.1 0.9 76.4 79.9
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 245 85.9 2.4 81.2 90.5
25-34 years 597 82.2 1.6 79.1 85.2
35-44 years 742 82.4 1.4 79.8 85.1
45-54 years 825 82.3 1.3 79.6 84.9
55-64 years 496 81.7 1.7 78.4 84.9
65+ years 785 73.9 1.6 70.9 77.0
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 3254 81.4 0.7 80.0 82.8
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 145 78.9 3.6 71.8 86.0
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 110 79.1 4.8 69.7 88.4
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 35 78.8 6.2 66.7 90.8
Hispanic 167 82.0 3.5 75.1 88.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 237 84.8 2.5 79.9 89.8
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 1113 83.3 1.2 80.9 85.6
Some College 1150 82.1 1.2 79.7 84.6
College Graduate 1215 77.7 1.2 75.4 80.0
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 263 84.4 2.7 79.1 89.7
$15,000 - $24,999 623 79.4 1.8 76.0 82.8
$25,000 - $34,999 575 79.4 1.9 75.8 83.1
$35,000 - $49,999 635 81.6 1.6 78.5 84.8
$50,000+ 1086 81.3 1.1 79.0 83.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 2368 82.9 0.8 81.3 84.5
Out of Work 110 86.8 3.4 80.1 93.6
Homemaker / Student 330 78.6 2.4 73.9 83.3
Retired 784 75.3 1.5 72.3 78.3
Unable to Work 123 83.1 3.5 76.2 90.0
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 2153 80.2 0.8 78.6 81.8
Divorced / Separated 658 82.4 1.5 79.4 85.3
Widowed 405 79.6 1.9 75.9 83.3
Never Married 501 85.2 1.9 81.5 88.9
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 715 81.1 1.5 78.2 84.0
Living without a Disability 2976 81.2 0.7 79.7 82.7
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 163 81.3 3.1 75.2 87.5
Rural 425 81.4 1.8 77.8 85.1
Densely-settled Rural 608 83.2 1.6 80.0 86.4
Semi-urban 771 80.5 1.6 77.4 83.5
Urban 1734 80.6 1.0 78.8 82.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 557 84.3 1.6 81.2 87.4
Excellent to Good 3156 80.7 0.7 79.3 82.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 453 84.6 1.9 80.9 88.3
Insured 3262 80.7 0.7 79.3 82.1
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 250 79.1 2.5 74.2 84.0
No Diabetes 3471 81.3 0.7 80.0 82.7
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 998 80.7 1.3 78.3 83.2
No Hypertension 2716 81.3 0.8 79.8 82.8
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 274 79.9 2.6 74.9 84.9
No Current Asthma 3439 81.2 0.7 79.9 82.6
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 321 88.7 1.8 85.1 92.3
<14 days mental health not good 3362 80.5 0.7 79.1 81.9
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 802 86.5 1.3 83.9 89.1
Non-Smoker 2916 79.8 0.8 78.3 81.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 1323 78.8 1.2 76.5 81.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1332 82.4 1.1 80.2 84.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 875 83.1 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.