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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 375 163 39.3 32.7-46.2 18 5.8 3.0-10.8 9 2.4 1.0- 5.7 185 52.6 45.4-59.6
GENDER
Male 120 51 32.0 23.0-42.7 5 6.9 2.4-18.5 2 2.6 0.5-11.7 62 58.5 46.5-69.5
Female 255 112 45.1 37.0-53.5 13 4.9 2.5- 9.3 7 2.2 0.9- 5.1 123 47.8 39.8-55.8
RACE
White 258 123 43.4 35.3-52.0 9 3.1 1.5- 6.4 7 3.2 1.2- 8.2 119 50.2 41.7-58.8
Other 112 37 29.5 19.7-41.7 8 11.3 4.5-25.7 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 65 58.4 45.3-70.4
AGE
18-44 105 36 31.9 21.4-44.6 8 8.5 3.6-19.1 2 2.7 0.6-11.5 59 56.8 43.9-68.9
45+ 268 125 45.4 38.5-52.6 10 3.4 1.5- 7.5 7 2.1 0.9- 4.6 126 49.1 41.9-56.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 136 45 23.3 15.7-33.3 7 7.3 2.4-20.2 5 2.0 0.7- 5.1 79 67.3 55.2-77.6
Some College + 237 116 48.4 40.5-56.5 11 4.9 2.4- 9.8 4 2.7 0.8- 8.5 106 44.0 36.4-52.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 77 39.6 30.0-50.1 10 6.9 2.7-16.8 6 2.2 0.9- 5.1 99 51.3 41.1-61.4
$50,000+ 146 70 40.0 30.7-50.1 7 5.7 2.4-12.9 3 3.2 0.8-11.9 66 51.1 40.6-61.6

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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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