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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 373 185 40.4 33.6-47.6 28 9.2 5.3-15.4 15 3.2 1.8- 5.7 145 47.2 39.5-54.9
GENDER
Male 137 71 37.1 26.9-48.6 8 9.1 3.5-21.7 4 2.3 0.8- 6.2 54 51.5 39.1-63.7
Female 236 114 44.1 36.6-51.9 20 9.3 5.8-14.6 11 4.4 2.2- 8.5 91 42.3 34.7-50.3
RACE
White 220 127 54.9 46.6-63.0 15 7.6 4.4-12.9 9 3.5 1.7- 6.9 69 34.0 26.6-42.3
Other 152 58 30.0 21.6-40.0 12 9.6 4.1-20.7 6 3.1 1.3- 7.4 76 57.4 45.9-68.1
AGE
18-44 125 51 32.8 23.4-43.7 13 10.6 4.8-21.5 8 3.7 1.7- 8.0 53 53.0 41.0-64.5
45+ 247 133 50.5 43.1-57.8 15 7.4 4.2-12.8 7 2.6 1.2- 5.7 92 39.5 32.4-47.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 106 51 32.5 22.2-44.9 2 3.5 0.8-14.2 3 1.3 0.4- 3.9 50 62.7 49.6-74.2
Some College + 267 134 45.0 36.8-53.5 26 12.6 7.1-21.3 12 4.4 2.3- 8.3 95 38.0 29.9-46.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 160 73 34.9 24.8-46.5 10 6.8 3.1-14.3 6 2.6 1.0- 6.8 71 55.7 43.3-67.4
$50,000+ 178 93 47.3 38.9-55.9 15 8.7 5.1-14.4 8 4.4 2.1- 9.2 62 39.5 31.3-48.3

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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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