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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow 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
-Onslow County 391 194 42.2 36.1-48.5 19 6.5 3.2-12.8 6 1.6 0.7- 3.7 172 49.7 43.2-56.1
GENDER
Male 160 71 36.2 27.6-45.9 5 7.5 2.4-21.6 1 0.4 0.1- 2.5 83 55.9 45.6-65.7
Female 231 123 47.8 39.9-55.9 14 5.6 3.1- 9.9 5 2.8 1.1- 6.9 89 43.8 35.9-52.0
RACE
White 300 152 42.4 35.6-49.4 12 4.1 2.1- 8.1 5 1.6 0.6- 3.9 131 51.9 44.8-59.0
Other 86 39 39.3 26.8-53.3 7 14.2 4.6-36.5 1 1.8 0.3-11.9 39 44.7 31.2-59.1
AGE
18-44 143 49 33.6 25.3-43.2 7 7.1 2.5-18.5 4 2.0 0.7- 5.5 83 57.3 47.4-66.7
45+ 248 145 54.5 47.2-61.5 12 5.8 3.1-10.6 2 1.1 0.3- 4.3 89 38.7 31.9-46.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 164 78 37.4 28.6-47.1 9 9.4 3.2-24.8 2 1.8 0.4- 7.2 75 51.4 41.1-61.6
Some College + 227 116 45.4 37.4-53.6 10 4.6 2.2- 9.4 4 1.5 0.5- 4.1 97 48.5 40.3-56.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 196 97 40.4 31.8-49.8 10 8.1 2.9-20.7 2 1.4 0.3- 5.9 87 50.0 40.4-59.6
$50,000+ 148 74 42.0 33.1-51.4 5 3.3 1.3- 8.2 4 2.3 0.8- 6.1 65 52.5 43.0-61.8

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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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