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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford 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
-Guilford County 405 202 43.2 36.3-50.3 25 7.3 4.6-11.6 16 4.9 2.8- 8.5 162 44.6 37.5-51.9
GENDER
Male 156 71 43.0 32.5-54.0 8 6.5 3.0-13.5 7 5.7 2.6-12.2 70 44.8 34.6-55.4
Female 249 131 43.4 34.5-52.6 17 8.0 4.4-14.2 9 4.2 1.9- 9.1 92 44.4 34.7-54.5
RACE
White 301 163 47.0 38.7-55.5 17 7.8 4.3-13.7 8 2.8 1.2- 6.5 113 42.4 33.8-51.5
Other 101 37 36.0 23.9-50.2 8 6.7 3.1-13.9 8 8.7 4.2-17.4 48 48.6 36.2-61.2
AGE
18-44 99 41 38.3 26.2-52.0 9 9.7 4.8-18.6 6 5.8 2.5-13.0 43 46.2 33.3-59.7
45+ 303 159 47.4 40.8-54.2 16 5.4 3.1- 9.3 10 4.3 2.1- 8.5 118 42.9 36.3-49.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 68 38.9 26.6-52.7 8 3.6 1.5- 8.4 6 4.4 1.8-10.6 70 53.1 39.6-66.2
Some College + 252 133 46.0 38.5-53.7 17 9.9 5.8-16.4 10 5.3 2.6-10.4 92 38.9 31.6-46.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 181 91 47.4 36.5-58.5 10 8.4 4.0-16.8 6 3.7 1.4- 9.6 74 40.5 30.7-51.1
$50,000+ 171 84 44.0 34.5-54.0 10 6.4 3.2-12.6 8 6.1 2.8-12.7 69 43.5 33.5-54.0

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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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