Percentage of Adults Who Bought Food Within the Past 30 Days
from a Store or Restaurant but Did Not Buy Food From
a Store or a Restaurant Labeled "Low salt" or "Low Sodium"

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 6167 61.6 0.6 60.5 62.8
GENDER
Female 3545 58.5 0.8 56.9 60.0
Male 2622 65.1 0.9 63.3 66.8
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 398 69.9 2.1 65.8 74.0
25-34 years 614 62.2 1.7 58.9 65.5
35-44 years 827 64.6 1.4 61.8 67.5
45-54 years 1076 61.5 1.3 58.9 64.0
55-64 years 1284 56.3 1.2 54.1 58.6
65+ years 1968 57.7 1.0 55.9 59.6
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 5796 60.6 0.6 59.5 61.8
Hispanic 346 71.6 2.3 67.1 76.2
RACE
White only 5454 60.8 0.6 59.6 62.0
Black or African American only 225 58.3 3.3 51.7 64.8
Other race only 321 73.4 2.4 68.6 78.1
More than one race 112 60.9 4.5 52.1 69.7
EDUCATION
Less than high school 438 71.5 2.1 67.5 75.6
High school graduate or G.E.D 1731 64.1 1.1 62.0 66.3
Some college 1947 60.8 1.0 58.8 62.9
College graduate 2051 56.6 1.0 54.7 58.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 539 68.2 2.1 64.1 72.3
$15,000 to $24,999 999 64.8 1.5 61.8 67.7
$25,000 to $34,999 670 63.0 1.8 59.5 66.6
$35,000 to $49,999 856 61.0 1.6 57.9 64.1
$50,000 or more 2296 57.4 0.9 55.7 59.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 3387 62.3 0.8 60.8 63.8
Out of work 263 64.1 2.8 58.7 69.5
Homemaker/Student 474 65.9 2.0 62.0 69.9
Retired 1669 56.7 1.0 58.7 58.8
Unable to work 356 58.0 2.5 60.8 62.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1829 59.5 1.1 57.3 61.7
1 to less than 20 hours 359 62.9 2.4 58.2 67.5
20 hours to less than 40 hours 789 64.2 1.6 61.1 67.4
40 plus hours 2458 61.7 0.9 59.9 63.4
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 3451 59.2 0.7 57.8 60.7
Divorced/Separated 1037 64.3 1.4 61.4 67.1
Widowed 808 60.4 1.6 57.2 63.5
Never married 850 67.6 1.6 64.5 70.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 4574 62.4 0.7 61.1 63.7
Have a disability 1561 58.4 1.2 56.1 60.7
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 350 63.6 2.4 58.9 68.2
Rural 670 65.0 1.8 61.5 68.4
Densely-settled rural 1167 66.4 1.3 63.9 69.0
Semi-Urban 978 66.2 1.5 63.3 69.1
Urban 3002 58.2 0.8 56.6 59.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 806 72.7 1.5 69.7 75.6
Insured 5347 59.5 0.6 58.3 60.8
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 5489 62.5 0.6 61.2 63.7
Have diabetes 671 53.8 1.7 50.5 57.2
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 5583 61.9 0.6 60.7 63.1
Current asthma 551 58.7 2.0 54.8 62.6
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 4244 63.1 0.7 61.7 64.5
Have arthritis 1885 57.0 1.0 55.1 59.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 5529 61.6 0.6 60.4 62.8
14+ days mental health NOT good 551 60.5 2.0 56.7 64.4
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 5041 60.4 0.6

59.2

61.7
Current smoker 1096 66.3 1.4 63.6 69.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 2001 63.1 1.0 61.0 65.1
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 2090 62.3 1.0 60.4 64.3
Obese, BMI>=30 1764 58.6 1.1 56.5 60.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1824 67.7 1.1 65.6 69.8
Participates in leisure time physical activity 4332 59.5 0.7 58.2 60.9
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 5375 61.9 0.6 60.7 63.1
Served on active duty 791 59.5 1.6 56.4 62.6

Numerator: Respondents reporting they bought food within the past 30 days
from a store or a restaurant labeled "low salt" or "low sodium.
 
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals
 
On Questionnaire Split A