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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell County

Folic Acid

A multivitamin is a supplement containing several vitamins including Folic Acid.
Have you taken a multivitamin sometime during the past six months?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,095 8,475 56.8 55.5-58.1 5,620 43.2 41.9-44.5
-Iredell County 372 225 58.3 51.5-64.7 147 41.7 35.3-48.5
GENDER
Male 139 76 57.2 47.2-66.6 63 42.8 33.4-52.8
Female 233 149 59.2 49.9-67.8 84 40.8 32.2-50.1
RACE
White 326 199 60.6 53.8-67.0 127 39.4 33.0-46.2
Other 45 25 47.3 28.5-66.8 20 52.7 33.2-71.5
AGE
18-44 110 69 59.5 48.0-70.1 41 40.5 29.9-52.0
45+ 260 155 56.9 49.9-63.7 105 43.1 36.3-50.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 173 91 51.7 41.3-62.1 82 48.3 37.9-58.7
Some College + 199 134 65.0 56.9-72.4 65 35.0 27.6-43.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 105 54.4 45.3-63.2 87 45.6 36.8-54.7
$50,000+ 144 103 72.2 62.8-80.0 41 27.8 20.0-37.2

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^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.

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