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 3189 81.8 0.7 80.4 83.2
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 1285 85.8 1.0 83.8 87.8
Female 1904 78.0 1.0 76.1 79.9
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 194 87.7 2.4 83.0 92.3
25-34 years 488 83.8 1.7 80.5 87.2
35-44 years 616 84.1 1.5 81.1 87.0
45-54 years 694 81.5 1.4 78.7 84.4
55-64 years 445 78.2 1.9 74.6 81.8
65+ years 746 75.2 1.5 72.2 78.2
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 178 89.0 2.1 84.9 93.2
Non-Hispanic 3009 81.3 0.7 79.8 82.7
RACE . . . . .
White Only 2913 81.7 0.7 80.3 83.1
Black Only 94 74.0 4.7 64.7 83.2
Other Race Only 146 86.4 3.2 80.2 92.6
More than One Race 25 79.7 7.2 65.5 93.8
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 206 88.1 2.7 82.7 93.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 949 83.5 1.2 81.1 85.9
Some College 963 83.1 1.3 80.5 85.7
College Graduate 1066 77.9 1.2 75.5 80.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 234 83.8 2.6 78.6 88.9
$15,000 - $24,999 521 85.0 1.5 82.0 88.1
$25,000 - $34,999 494 86.7 1.5 83.7 89.6
$35,000 - $49,999 534 79.1 1.9 75.4 82.9
$50,000+ 966 80.4 1.2 78.1 82.8
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 1978 82.7 0.9 80.9 84.4
Out of Work 120 85.6 3.3 79.1 92.0
Homemaker / Student 291 82.4 2.2 78.1 86.7
Retired 683 76.6 1.6 73.5 79.6
Unable to Work 116 83.6 3.3 77.2 90.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 665 77.8 1.6 74.7 81.0
1-19 Hours 104 79.9 3.6 72.8 87.0
20-39 Hours 414 83.0 1.9 79.2 86.8
40 + Hours 1521 83.1 1.0 81.1 85.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 1918 80.7 0.9 79.0 82.4
Divorced / Separated 514 83.2 1.8 79.5 86.8
Widowed 378 77.7 2.0 73.8 81.6
Never Married 375 87.5 2.0 83.5 91.4
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 685 81.1 1.5 78.2 84.0
Living without a Disability 2496 81.9 0.8 80.4 83.5
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 149 79.0 3.3 72.6 85.4
Rural 420 84.5 1.7 81.1 87.9
Densely-settled Rural 510 79.7 1.8 76.3 83.2
Semi-urban 610 82.9 1.5 79.9 85.9
Urban 1491 81.8 1.1 79.7 83.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 469 83.4 1.7 79.9 86.8
Excellent to Good 2718 81.6 0.8 80.1 83.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 376 90.2 1.6 87.1 93.2
Insured 2805 80.5 0.8 79.0 82.0
DIABETES STATUS . . . . .
Has Diabetes 236 76.2 2.6 71.0 81.3
No Diabetes 2951 82.2 0.7 80.7 83.6
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 939 80.3 1.3 77.8 82.9
No Hypertension 2232 82.3 0.8 80.6 83.9
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 261 80.5 2.5 75.6 85.5
No Current Asthma 2910 81.9 0.7 80.4 83.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 271 85.6 2.7 80.3 90.9
<14 days mental health not good 2898 81.5 0.7 80.1 83.0
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 678 89.2 1.2 86.8 91.5
Non-Smoker 2508 79.9 0.8 78.3 81.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 1162 79.6 1.2 77.2 82.0
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 1162 83.2 1.1 81.0 85.3
Obese (BMI >= 30) 730 83.5 1.5 80.6 86.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 2349 80.0 0.8 78.3 81.6
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 839 87.8 1.2 85.4 90.2
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 1393 78.7 1.1 76.5 80.9
Insufficient 1241 84.3 1.1 82.2 86.5
No Activity 503 86.8 1.5 83.8 89.7

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