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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Folic Acid

Currently taking multivitamins or vitamin pills/supplements containing folic acid-FEMALES, Age 18-44*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,637 2,012 54.9 52.9-56.9 1,625 45.1 43.1-47.1
-Cumberland County 130 76 58.1 48.6-67.0 54 41.9 33.0-51.4
GENDER
Male 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
Female 130 76 58.1 48.6-67.0 54 41.9 33.0-51.4
RACE
White 74 46 60.1 47.6-71.5 28 39.9 28.5-52.4
Other 55 29 54.3 39.7-68.2 26 45.7 31.8-60.3
AGE
18-44 130 76 58.1 48.6-67.0 54 41.9 33.0-51.4
45+ 0 0 . . - . 0 . . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 40 18 43.9 28.4-60.7 22 56.1 39.3-71.6
Some College + 90 58 64.9 53.5-74.9 32 35.1 25.1-46.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 76 36 47.3 35.3-59.6 40 52.7 40.4-64.7
$50,000+ 32 26 78.4 58.8-90.2 6 21.6 9.8-41.2

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

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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