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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Folic Acid-WHITE MALES

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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
-WHITE MALES 4,546 1,938 36.1 34.2-38.0 220 6.2 5.1- 7.4 97 2.7 2.1- 3.4 2,291 55.1 53.0-57.2
AGE
18-24 115 17 14.5 8.2-24.3 11 8.4 4.1-16.4 3 1.6 0.5- 5.3 84 75.5 65.0-83.6
25-34 365 97 24.8 20.0-30.3 29 7.2 4.7-10.9 13 3.0 1.6- 5.5 226 65.0 59.1-70.5
35-44 669 211 30.7 26.7-34.9 47 7.9 5.6-10.8 26 5.0 3.1- 7.9 385 56.5 51.9-60.9
45-54 902 368 38.9 35.1-42.9 62 7.1 5.2- 9.7 23 3.0 1.8- 4.9 449 51.0 46.9-55.0
55-64 1,096 500 46.4 42.9-50.1 42 4.5 3.1- 6.5 19 1.6 1.0- 2.7 535 47.4 43.8-51.0
65-74 836 440 54.1 50.1-58.0 20 2.1 1.2- 3.5 10 1.2 0.6- 2.4 366 42.7 38.8-46.7
75+ 548 296 55.5 50.4-60.4 7 1.9 0.8- 4.3 3 0.5 0.2- 1.7 242 42.1 37.3-47.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 520 156 24.6 19.8-30.0 16 3.3 1.9- 5.9 9 2.0 0.9- 4.2 339 70.1 64.3-75.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,289 489 29.4 26.1-32.9 48 4.5 3.1- 6.5 25 2.0 1.2- 3.4 727 64.2 60.3-67.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,088 480 37.3 33.1-41.7 59 7.2 4.8-10.6 19 2.4 1.3- 4.1 530 53.1 48.5-57.7
College Graduate 1,644 812 43.8 40.7-46.9 96 7.5 5.9- 9.6 44 3.6 2.5- 5.2 692 45.0 41.9-48.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 309 101 25.6 19.8-32.5 15 4.4 2.1- 8.8 7 2.8 0.8- 9.0 186 67.2 59.6-74.0
$15,000- 24,999 588 230 32.8 27.6-38.5 16 3.2 1.8- 5.7 11 2.8 1.3- 5.9 331 61.2 55.2-66.8
$25,000- 34,999 457 192 31.4 26.0-37.4 17 2.8 1.6- 4.9 11 2.2 1.2- 4.0 237 63.6 57.2-69.5
$35,000- 49,999 695 294 36.3 31.7-41.2 31 8.0 5.1-12.3 12 1.8 0.9- 3.7 358 53.9 48.7-59.0
$50,000-74,999 820 368 39.6 34.9-44.5 39 5.9 3.8- 9.1 22 3.7 2.3- 6.1 391 50.8 45.7-55.8
$75,000+ 1,296 602 40.4 36.9-44.1 73 6.9 5.0- 9.4 29 2.7 1.7- 4.2 592 50.0 46.3-53.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,647 745 40.5 37.2-43.8 67 5.8 4.2- 7.9 28 1.7 1.1- 2.6 807 52.0 48.5-55.5
No 2,878 1,190 34.4 32.1-36.9 151 6.3 5.1- 7.9 69 3.1 2.3- 4.2 1,468 56.1 53.5-58.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,772 885 46.7 43.4-49.9 63 4.5 3.3- 6.1 20 1.1 0.6- 1.9 804 47.8 44.5-51.1
Non-Veteran 2,770 1,052 31.6 29.4-34.0 157 6.9 5.5- 8.5 77 3.3 2.5- 4.4 1,484 58.2 55.5-60.8

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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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