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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 362 156 35.6 29.6-42.2 35 11.6 7.6-17.3 9 3.6 1.7- 7.3 162 49.2 41.9-56.5
GENDER
Male 143 56 30.1 21.6-40.1 13 8.2 4.0-16.1 3 2.8 0.8- 9.7 71 58.9 47.5-69.3
Female 219 100 41.4 34.0-49.2 22 15.1 9.1-24.1 6 4.4 1.8-10.1 91 39.1 31.8-46.9
RACE
White 295 138 40.9 33.6-48.6 27 11.0 6.7-17.4 8 3.9 1.8- 8.4 122 44.2 35.9-52.8
Other 65 17 20.7 11.6-34.3 8 13.5 5.9-28.1 1 2.6 0.4-16.6 39 63.1 47.6-76.2
AGE
18-44 84 31 29.8 19.6-42.5 14 17.3 9.1-30.3 3 4.4 1.3-14.0 36 48.5 33.8-63.4
45+ 272 123 40.2 33.9-46.9 18 6.2 3.7-10.2 6 3.1 1.4- 6.8 125 50.5 43.7-57.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 84 24 18.2 11.2-28.3 5 12.5 4.4-30.7 1 3.4 0.5-20.3 54 65.8 51.0-78.1
Some College + 277 132 41.6 34.0-49.6 29 10.9 6.9-16.7 8 3.7 1.7- 7.6 108 43.9 35.3-52.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 47 27.5 19.7-37.1 12 7.8 3.9-15.0 3 4.5 1.3-14.4 71 60.2 49.4-70.1
$50,000+ 186 92 44.9 36.5-53.5 19 13.4 7.7-22.3 6 4.0 1.7- 9.4 69 37.7 29.7-46.5

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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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