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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 391 198 43.9 37.7-50.2 20 7.6 4.0-14.0 8 2.6 1.2- 5.6 165 46.0 39.6-52.4
GENDER
Male 160 71 35.9 27.4-45.4 7 10.1 4.0-23.4 2 1.5 0.3- 6.9 80 52.5 42.3-62.5
Female 231 127 51.3 43.3-59.3 13 5.3 2.9- 9.3 6 3.6 1.4- 8.8 85 39.8 32.1-48.0
RACE
White 300 153 44.0 37.2-51.1 13 4.9 2.6- 9.0 8 3.5 1.6- 7.6 126 47.6 40.5-54.8
Other 86 43 45.1 31.7-59.3 6 12.4 3.4-36.1 0 0.0 . - . 37 42.5 29.3-56.9
AGE
18-44 144 56 36.5 28.0-46.0 10 9.6 4.2-20.5 4 2.4 0.8- 7.2 74 51.5 41.8-61.0
45+ 247 142 54.6 47.4-61.7 10 4.7 2.4- 8.9 4 2.9 1.0- 8.3 91 37.8 31.1-45.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 81 40.4 31.2-50.3 6 8.6 2.7-24.5 4 4.2 1.4-11.7 74 46.8 36.9-57.0
Some College + 226 117 46.2 38.2-54.5 14 6.9 3.5-13.0 4 1.5 0.5- 4.1 91 45.4 37.2-53.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 97 41.7 32.9-51.1 9 9.2 3.5-22.1 2 0.9 0.2- 3.6 88 48.2 38.7-57.9
$50,000+ 147 78 45.3 36.1-54.8 8 5.0 2.3-10.5 5 3.7 1.4- 9.3 56 46.1 36.6-55.9

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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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