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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Cabarrus County

Folic Acid

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  Total
Respond.^
Daily Weekly Monthly Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 14,988 6,981 39.9 38.7-41.1 866 6.7 6.1- 7.4 343 2.8 2.4- 3.3 6,798 50.5 49.3-51.8
-Cabarrus County 348 166 44.0 37.1-51.2 17 6.4 3.3-12.2 7 3.3 1.3- 8.1 158 46.2 39.3-53.4
GENDER
Male 132 58 43.1 32.3-54.6 3 2.0 0.6- 6.2 3 2.1 0.6- 7.0 68 52.7 41.5-63.8
Female 216 108 44.9 36.3-53.8 14 10.4 4.9-20.6 4 4.4 1.3-13.7 90 40.4 32.0-49.3
RACE
White 292 139 43.2 35.5-51.3 14 6.6 3.0-13.6 6 3.5 1.3- 9.4 133 46.7 38.9-54.7
Other 55 26 46.7 31.6-62.4 3 6.0 1.9-17.4 1 2.3 0.3-14.9 25 45.0 30.0-60.9
AGE
18-44 100 42 43.9 32.2-56.3 10 10.7 4.8-22.2 4 5.4 1.7-15.4 44 40.1 29.1-52.1
45+ 245 122 44.1 36.9-51.6 7 2.4 1.1- 5.2 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 113 52.1 44.5-59.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 142 65 33.6 24.8-43.7 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7 0 0.0 . - . 75 65.7 55.6-74.6
Some College + 205 101 49.9 40.7-59.0 15 9.6 4.9-18.2 7 5.1 2.1-12.3 82 35.4 27.6-44.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 164 78 38.6 29.4-48.7 7 4.7 2.1-10.4 2 4.8 1.1-18.6 77 51.9 41.5-62.1
$50,000+ 141 66 47.9 37.4-58.6 8 4.8 2.3-10.0 5 3.0 1.2- 7.4 62 44.2 34.1-54.8

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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