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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Catawba County

Folic Acid

How often did you take a multivitamin six months ago?

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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
-Catawba County 429 206 41.5 35.8-47.5 17 3.9 2.2- 6.9 8 2.8 1.0- 7.3 198 51.8 45.6-57.9
GENDER
Male 170 76 37.6 29.3-46.7 3 1.8 0.5- 5.8 4 4.4 1.3-14.2 87 56.2 46.7-65.3
Female 259 130 45.2 37.7-53.0 14 6.0 3.1-11.1 4 1.3 0.5- 3.4 111 47.5 39.7-55.5
RACE
White 375 183 43.2 37.0-49.5 15 3.8 2.1- 7.1 6 1.4 0.6- 3.2 171 51.6 45.1-58.0
Other 52 23 35.4 21.9-51.6 2 4.3 1.0-16.1 2 8.8 1.9-32.7 25 51.6 35.1-67.7
AGE
18-44 115 42 28.7 20.5-38.5 4 2.9 1.0- 8.3 4 4.5 1.2-15.1 65 63.9 53.2-73.3
45+ 311 164 52.8 46.3-59.2 12 4.7 2.4- 9.1 4 1.3 0.5- 3.5 131 41.2 35.0-47.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 188 91 41.0 32.7-49.9 3 1.7 0.5- 5.8 4 2.3 0.8- 6.3 90 54.9 46.0-63.6
Some College + 241 115 41.9 34.3-50.0 14 5.8 3.1-10.8 4 3.2 0.7-13.0 108 49.0 40.7-57.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 110 41.6 33.6-50.0 7 2.8 1.1- 6.7 5 2.4 0.9- 6.0 108 53.3 44.7-61.7
$50,000+ 151 73 43.7 34.7-53.0 4 2.8 1.0- 7.7 3 4.2 0.9-18.3 71 49.3 39.8-58.7

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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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