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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 355 193 48.1 40.7-55.5 24 9.7 6.1-15.0 13 4.7 2.4- 9.3 125 37.5 30.3-45.4
GENDER
Male 137 72 45.8 34.0-58.0 10 11.5 5.8-21.3 7 5.2 1.9-13.3 48 37.6 25.9-50.9
Female 218 121 50.4 42.3-58.5 14 7.8 4.4-13.6 6 4.3 1.6-10.6 77 37.5 29.7-46.0
RACE
White 307 167 48.7 41.2-56.2 20 9.2 5.6-15.0 10 4.9 2.3-10.5 110 37.2 29.8-45.2
Other 46 24 44.4 23.7-67.3 4 11.7 3.8-31.0 3 4.0 1.2-12.9 15 39.9 20.1-63.6
AGE
18-44 77 30 37.1 24.4-51.8 11 16.2 8.6-28.6 7 9.2 3.9-20.2 29 37.5 24.8-52.3
45+ 276 161 54.9 46.5-63.1 13 5.4 3.0- 9.5 6 1.9 0.7- 4.6 96 37.8 29.6-46.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 94 56 53.4 37.1-69.1 3 6.2 1.6-20.7 0 0.0 . - . 35 40.4 25.6-57.2
Some College + 260 136 46.1 38.2-54.2 21 10.9 6.7-17.3 13 6.4 3.2-12.4 90 36.6 28.5-45.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 156 85 47.6 35.7-59.6 7 7.5 3.1-16.9 5 6.4 2.2-17.0 59 38.6 27.4-51.1
$50,000+ 153 80 50.4 41.3-59.5 13 10.6 5.6-19.1 8 4.5 2.1- 9.5 52 34.5 26.4-43.5

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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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