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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 406 197 41.8 35.1-48.9 23 6.5 4.0-10.5 17 4.9 2.9- 8.4 169 46.7 39.6-54.0
GENDER
Male 158 71 42.0 31.7-52.9 8 6.3 3.0-12.8 6 5.1 2.2-11.4 73 46.6 36.3-57.3
Female 248 126 41.7 33.1-51.0 15 6.7 3.4-12.6 11 4.8 2.4- 9.5 96 46.8 37.1-56.6
RACE
White 302 157 43.1 35.3-51.4 17 7.6 4.2-13.2 10 3.6 1.7- 7.3 118 45.7 37.0-54.7
Other 101 38 39.1 26.7-53.0 6 4.7 1.9-11.4 7 7.5 3.4-15.9 50 48.7 36.2-61.3
AGE
18-44 100 37 34.0 22.6-47.6 8 7.7 3.6-15.8 7 6.0 2.7-13.0 48 52.2 39.1-65.1
45+ 303 158 48.8 42.1-55.6 15 5.5 3.0- 9.8 10 4.0 2.0- 8.1 120 41.6 35.0-48.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 153 68 40.4 28.0-54.2 5 1.2 0.4- 3.5 5 4.0 1.5-10.2 75 54.3 40.8-67.2
Some College + 252 128 42.7 35.5-50.2 18 10.2 6.1-16.5 12 5.6 2.9-10.6 94 41.5 34.0-49.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 182 87 50.3 39.4-61.1 9 5.6 2.3-12.8 8 4.7 2.0-10.5 78 39.4 30.0-49.8
$50,000+ 170 81 37.8 29.2-47.2 10 6.8 3.4-13.2 9 6.9 3.4-13.7 70 48.5 38.4-58.7

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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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