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2007 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson County

Folic Acid

A multivitamin is a supplement containing several vitamins including Folic Acid.
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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
-Robeson County 395 191 40.9 34.6-47.5 204 59.1 52.5-65.4
GENDER
Male 135 58 39.8 30.1-50.3 77 60.2 49.7-69.9
Female 260 133 42.2 35.0-49.8 127 57.8 50.2-65.0
RACE
White 148 82 53.5 43.1-63.6 66 46.5 36.4-56.9
Other 246 108 35.6 28.2-43.7 138 64.4 56.3-71.8
AGE
18-44 127 55 38.2 28.4-49.1 72 61.8 50.9-71.6
45+ 265 134 43.7 36.9-50.7 131 56.3 49.3-63.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 239 106 35.7 28.1-44.0 133 64.3 56.0-71.9
Some College + 155 84 49.1 38.6-59.7 71 50.9 40.3-61.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 269 127 43.0 35.3-51.1 142 57.0 48.9-64.7
$50,000+ 77 44 52.1 37.9-65.9 33 47.9 34.1-62.1

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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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