Percentage of Adults Who Always or Most of the Time Use
Calorie Information to Help Decide What to Order

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1174 19.0 0.7 17.7 20.4
GENDER
Female 871 23.8 0.9 22.0 25.6
Male 303 14.1 1.0 12.1 16.0
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 38 14.1 2.4 9.4 18.7
25-34 years 106 16.8 1.8 13.3 20.2
35-44 years 149 21.2 1.9 17.5 24.9
45-54 years 226 21.4 1.6 18.2 24.6
55-64 years 306 22.2 1.4 19.6 24.9
65+ years 349 17.8 1.0 15.8 19.8
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 1138 19.4 0.7 18.0 20.8
Hispanic 34 14.7 2.9 9.0 20.5
RACE
White only 1066 19.3 0.7 18.0 20.7
Black or African American only 56 21.0 3.7 13.6 28.3
Other race only 34 15.9 3.2 9.5 22.2
More than one race 14 13.1 4.3 4.6 21.5
EDUCATION
Less than high school 43 13.3 2.6 8.1 18.4
High school graduate or G.E.D 240 15.3 1.2 12.9 17.7
Some college 330 18.6 1.2 16.2 20.9
College graduate 561 25.5 1.2 23.2 27.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 83 17.1 2.4 12.3 21.9
$15,000 to $24,999 166 19.0 2.0 15.2 22.9
$25,000 to $34,999 95 15.9 2.1 11.8 20.0
$35,000 to $49,999 162 17.4 1.7 14.1 20.7
$50,000 or more 555 21.7 1.0 19.7 23.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 662 20.4 0.9 18.6 22.3
Out of work 41 14.2 2.7 8.8 19.6
Homemaker/Student 93 17.9 2.3 13.4 22.3
Retired 316 17.6 1.1 15.5 19.8
Unable to work 61 16.2 2.4 11.4 21.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 353 17.8 1.2 15.5 20.2
1 to less than 20 hours 66 15.7 2.3 11.1 20.2
20 hours to less than 40 hours 161 22.5 2.2 18.2 26.7
40 plus hours 475 19.8 1.1 17.7 21.9
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 718 19.2 0.8 17.6 20.7
Divorced/Separated 173 20.6 2.0 16.6 24.6
Widowed 145 21.4 2.3 16.9 26.0
Never married 134 16.9 1.8 13.3 20.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Not living with a disability 860 19.2 0.8 17.6 20.7
Living with a disability 311 18.6 1.3 16.1 21.1
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 55 16.3 2.5 11.3 21.2
Rural 107 20.5 2.5 15.7 25.3
Densely-settled rural 157 16.0 1.6 12.9 19.1
Semi-Urban 165 19.0 1.8 15.4 22.5
Urban 690 20.1 0.9 18.3 22.0
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 87 14.3 1.9 10.5 18.0
Insured 1087 20.0 0.7 18.6 21.4
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 1009 18.5 0.7 17.1 19.9
Have diabetes 164 24.5 2.2 20.2 28.7
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 1069 18.8 0.7 17.4 20.2
Current asthma 100 21.7 2.6 16.6 26.7
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 768 18.8 0.8 17.1 20.4
Have arthritis 403 19.9 1.1 17.7 22.2
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 1060 19.0 0.7 17.6 20.5
14+ days mental health NOT good 95 18.2 2.3 13.7 22.6
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 1060 20.7 0.8 19.2 22.2
Current smoker 108 12.2 1.5 9.3 15.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 404 20.0 1.2 17.6 22.4
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 403 20.1 1.2 17.7 22.5
Obese, BMI>=30 313 16.9 1.2 14.5 19.2
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 192 14.2 1.4 11.4 16.9
Participates in leisure time physical activity 982 20.5 0.8 18.9 22.0
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 1058 19.2 0.7 17.8 20.6
Served on active duty 116 17.5 1.8 13.9 21.1

Numerator: Respondents reporting they always or most of the time
use calorie information to help decide what to order.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding those who do not eat in restaurants, unknowns and refusals..
 
On Questionnaire Split A