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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson 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
-Davidson County 386 167 40.1 33.6-47.1 20 4.9 2.6- 9.1 11 3.4 1.6- 6.9 188 51.6 44.8-58.4
GENDER
Male 156 58 30.9 23.2-39.9 9 6.4 2.5-15.6 3 2.7 0.6-11.2 86 60.0 50.1-69.1
Female 230 109 48.1 38.8-57.5 11 3.6 1.8- 6.9 8 4.0 1.8- 8.4 102 44.3 35.5-53.5
RACE
White 346 152 41.7 34.6-49.2 17 5.0 2.5- 9.9 8 2.1 1.0- 4.4 169 51.1 43.8-58.5
Other 38 14 29.9 16.4-48.2 2 2.4 0.5-10.6 3 11.5 3.1-34.5 19 56.2 37.5-73.2
AGE
18-44 109 34 34.7 24.0-47.2 3 4.3 1.2-14.6 4 4.2 1.4-11.7 68 56.8 44.8-68.2
45+ 276 132 45.5 38.8-52.4 17 5.5 3.3- 8.9 7 2.6 1.2- 5.6 120 46.4 39.5-53.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 222 85 31.5 24.6-39.5 8 2.7 1.2- 6.0 6 3.8 1.4-10.0 123 61.9 53.6-69.6
Some College + 164 82 52.3 41.4-63.0 12 8.0 3.4-17.6 5 2.7 1.1- 6.6 65 37.0 27.7-47.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 97 39.1 30.3-48.7 11 4.0 2.0- 7.9 6 3.9 1.5-10.3 116 52.9 43.6-62.0
$50,000+ 110 50 39.1 28.4-51.0 5 6.0 1.6-20.1 4 3.1 1.1- 8.0 51 51.8 40.0-63.4

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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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