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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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 15,051 6,956 39.8 38.6-41.0 929 7.2 6.6- 7.8 397 3.4 3.0- 4.0 6,769 49.6 48.3-50.9
-Davidson County 386 166 39.8 33.3-46.8 19 3.4 2.0- 5.5 10 3.2 1.5- 6.8 191 53.6 46.7-60.3
GENDER
Male 157 56 29.9 22.3-38.9 7 2.6 1.2- 5.5 3 2.7 0.6-11.2 91 64.8 55.4-73.2
Female 229 110 48.5 39.2-57.9 12 4.1 2.1- 7.5 7 3.7 1.6- 8.1 100 43.8 35.0-52.9
RACE
White 346 146 40.1 33.0-47.6 17 3.5 2.1- 5.9 8 2.0 1.0- 4.2 175 54.4 47.0-61.6
Other 38 18 36.3 21.3-54.6 2 2.6 0.6-10.8 2 10.7 2.6-34.7 16 50.4 32.4-68.4
AGE
18-44 109 36 35.0 24.3-47.5 2 1.3 0.3- 5.1 3 3.6 1.1-11.5 68 60.1 47.9-71.1
45+ 276 129 44.6 37.9-51.5 17 5.5 3.3- 9.0 7 2.8 1.3- 5.9 123 47.1 40.2-54.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 87 32.3 25.3-40.3 6 2.0 0.9- 4.6 6 4.0 1.5-10.2 123 61.7 53.4-69.4
Some College + 164 79 50.5 39.6-61.4 13 5.3 2.8- 9.6 4 2.1 0.8- 5.7 68 42.1 32.0-53.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 94 38.1 29.3-47.7 12 3.8 2.0- 7.1 7 4.3 1.7-10.5 117 53.8 44.4-62.9
$50,000+ 110 49 38.0 27.4-49.9 5 2.8 1.1- 6.7 3 2.3 0.7- 6.9 53 56.9 45.1-68.0

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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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