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BRFSS Survey Results 2001 for Nationwide +

Risk Factors

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
All Participants 51,411 25,541 48.4 47.7-49.0 25,870 51.6 51.0-52.3
Alabama 2,683 1,188 43.5 41.4-45.7 1,495 56.5 54.3-58.6
Arizona 3,030 1,681 52.6 50.1-55.1 1,349 47.4 44.9-49.9
Delaware 3,396 1,870 54.0 51.8-56.2 1,526 46.0 43.8-48.2
Florida 4,416 2,561 56.1 54.4-57.8 1,855 43.9 42.2-45.6
Indiana 3,796 2,050 52.1 50.3-53.9 1,746 47.9 46.1-49.7
Iowa 3,312 1,618 46.5 44.5-48.4 1,694 53.5 51.6-55.5
Kentucky 7,137 2,955 41.2 39.5-42.9 4,182 58.8 57.1-60.5
Nebraska 3,416 1,717 45.7 43.7-47.6 1,699 54.3 52.4-56.3
North Carolina 2,847 1,300 43.0 40.2-45.8 1,547 57.0 54.2-59.8
North Dakota 2,397 1,216 48.0 45.8-50.2 1,181 52.0 49.8-54.2
Pennsylvania 3,470 1,755 48.1 46.2-50.1 1,715 51.9 49.9-53.8
Tennessee 2,752 1,247 44.1 41.9-46.3 1,505 55.9 53.7-58.1
Texas 5,493 2,720 45.9 44.4-47.4 2,773 54.1 52.6-55.6
Wisconsin 3,266 1,663 49.1 47.1-51.1 1,603 50.9 48.9-52.9

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+ Only participating states or terretories are presented here.

*Data for this table were derived from the first three folic acid questions.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

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