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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange 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
-Orange County 365 169 38.8 32.5-45.5 33 10.4 6.7-15.9 7 3.0 1.3- 6.8 156 47.7 40.5-55.1
GENDER
Male 144 59 32.8 23.8-43.2 12 6.7 3.1-13.9 4 3.4 1.1- 9.9 69 57.1 45.7-67.8
Female 221 110 45.1 37.5-53.0 21 14.3 8.4-23.2 3 2.6 0.8- 8.7 87 38.0 30.8-45.8
RACE
White 297 146 43.3 35.8-51.1 24 9.7 5.7-16.1 6 3.2 1.3- 7.6 121 43.8 35.5-52.4
Other 66 22 26.1 15.7-40.3 8 11.6 4.8-25.4 1 2.6 0.4-16.5 35 59.6 44.3-73.2
AGE
18-44 84 36 34.5 23.3-47.8 13 15.6 8.0-28.4 2 3.7 0.9-14.0 33 46.1 31.4-61.5
45+ 275 129 41.5 35.2-48.2 19 6.4 3.9-10.4 5 2.6 1.1- 6.2 122 49.4 42.7-56.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 30 23.3 15.1-34.3 6 13.1 4.9-30.7 1 3.4 0.5-20.2 48 60.2 45.7-73.1
Some College + 279 139 44.2 36.3-52.3 26 9.1 5.6-14.4 6 2.9 1.2- 6.8 108 43.8 35.3-52.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 53 32.4 23.6-42.6 14 8.7 4.6-15.7 1 2.5 0.4-15.8 66 56.4 45.5-66.8
$50,000+ 188 99 48.0 39.5-56.6 15 10.6 5.6-19.3 6 4.1 1.8- 9.5 68 37.2 29.2-46.0

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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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