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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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 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
-Iredell County 408 192 44.6 38.6-50.7 21 5.8 3.5- 9.6 16 3.4 1.9- 6.1 179 46.2 40.1-52.3
GENDER
Male 137 53 40.4 30.8-50.7 7 5.0 2.2-11.3 5 4.5 1.8-10.8 72 50.1 40.1-60.0
Female 271 139 47.6 40.0-55.3 14 6.4 3.3-11.8 11 2.6 1.3- 5.1 107 43.4 35.8-51.3
RACE
White 358 175 46.4 39.9-52.9 20 6.7 4.0-11.1 13 3.6 1.9- 6.6 150 43.3 37.0-49.9
Other 48 17 36.4 21.7-54.2 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 3 2.8 0.8- 9.8 27 59.9 42.3-75.2
AGE
18-44 122 47 38.6 29.2-49.0 11 8.2 4.2-15.6 6 3.9 1.7- 8.8 58 49.2 39.2-59.4
45+ 284 143 50.1 43.2-57.0 10 3.5 1.8- 6.4 10 3.0 1.3- 6.4 121 43.5 36.8-50.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 84 44.2 35.1-53.7 7 3.5 1.6- 7.6 3 2.7 0.8- 8.5 87 49.6 40.3-59.0
Some College + 225 108 45.2 37.3-53.4 14 7.5 4.0-13.6 13 4.0 2.1- 7.5 90 43.3 35.4-51.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 88 44.9 36.1-54.0 6 2.5 1.1- 5.8 5 2.2 0.7- 6.4 93 50.4 41.4-59.4
$50,000+ 155 70 42.6 33.2-52.6 12 9.5 4.9-17.5 11 5.7 2.8-11.0 62 42.2 33.0-52.0

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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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