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Table 1 County characteristics for the five counties where Healthy Food Small Retailer Program (HFSRP) stores were located, in which customers were interviewed

From: Qualitative perspectives of the North Carolina healthy food small retailer program among customers in participating stores located in food deserts

County Percent Poverty Percent Food Insecurity Percent obese adults Distance from store in that county to closest grocery store (miles) Percent with a bachelor’s degree or higher (ages 25 and older)
Bertie 24.2% 22.0% 43.0% 13.7 13.6%
Edgecombe 21.0% 24.0% 38.0% 1.07 13.6%
Halifax 23.8% 24.0% 44.0% 15.3 14.4%
Onslow 12.5% 15.0% 29.0% 5.41 22.9%
Pasquotank 14.3% 19.0% 39.0% 1.83 22.1%
State
 North Carolina 13.6% 13.9% 34.0% 31.3%
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