# Table 2 Descriptive statistics of sample population with 95% confidence intervals, BRFSS 2000-2006

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Metro (n = 1,220,025)

Nonmetro (n = 552,787)

Age (â‰¥ 18 years)

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â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒMean (SE)

44.9 (0.03)

47.1 (0.05)

Sex, %

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â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒMale

48.4 [48.2, 48.6]

48.1 [47.8, 48.3]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒFemale

51.6 [51.4, 51.8]

51.9 [51.7, 52.2]

Race/ethnicity, %

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â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒWhite

68.6 [68.4, 68.8]

83.0 [82.8, 83.2]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒBlack

10.4 [10.3, 10.5]

6.5 [6.4, 6.6]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒHispanic

12.4 [12.3, 12.6]

5.0 [4.9, 5.2]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒAsian

3.7 [3.6, 3.8]

0.8 [0.7, 0.9]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒAmerican Indian

1.2 [1.1, 1.3]

1.7 [1.7, 1.8]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒOther

3.6 [3.5, 3.7]

2.9 [2.8, 2.9]

Education, %

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â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒ< High school

11.6 [11.4, 11.7]

14.9 [14.7, 15.1]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒHigh school

28.3 [28.2, 28.5]

38.5 [38.3, 38.8]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒSome college

27.0 [26.8, 27.1]

25.9 [25.6, 26.1]

32.9 [32.8, 33.1]

20.6 [20.4, 20.8]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒNo response

0.2 [0.2, 0.3]

0.1 [0.1, 0.2]

Income, %

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â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒ< \$15,000

8.9 [8.8, 9.1]

11.2 [11.1, 11.4]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒ\$15,000-\$24,999

14.2 [14.1, 14.3]

18.8 [18.6, 19.0]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒ\$25,000-\$49,999

26.0 [25.9, 26.2]

31.2 [30.9, 31.4]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒ\$50,000-\$74,999

15.6 [15.5, 15.7]

13.8 [13.6, 13.9]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒâ‰¥ \$75,000

22.4 [22.2, 22.5]

11.0 [10.8, 11.1]

â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒNo response

12.9 [12.8, 13.0]

14.0 [13.8, 14.3]

Obesity, %

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â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒBMI â‰¥ 30 kg/m2

21.3 [21.2, 21.4]

24.6 [24.4, 24.8]

F/V consumption, %

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â€ƒâ€ƒâ€ƒâ‰¥ 5 servings per day

24.2 [24.0, 24.3]

21.5 [21.2, 21.7]

1. Note: Mean and proportions were weighted. If confidence intervals do not overlap between metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas, percentages are different. Sample size for F/V consumption in metropolitan and nonmetro counties was 665,410 and 314,505, respectively.