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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Pitt 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
-Pitt County 373 165 40.7 34.1-47.7 16 5.0 2.5- 9.9 9 1.8 0.9- 3.7 183 52.5 45.3-59.5
GENDER
Male 119 51 33.3 23.8-44.3 5 7.0 2.4-18.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1 62 59.2 47.2-70.2
Female 254 114 46.8 38.6-55.1 11 3.4 1.8- 6.4 8 2.8 1.3- 5.9 121 47.1 39.1-55.1
RACE
White 257 125 45.8 37.4-54.4 10 3.0 1.5- 6.0 7 2.3 1.1- 5.1 115 48.8 40.2-57.5
Other 111 37 29.0 19.1-41.4 6 9.3 3.2-24.5 2 0.8 0.2- 3.4 66 60.9 47.5-72.8
AGE
18-44 105 36 34.3 23.4-47.2 7 7.8 3.0-18.6 2 1.3 0.3- 5.4 60 56.5 43.6-68.7
45+ 266 127 46.1 39.1-53.2 9 2.6 1.2- 5.2 7 2.2 1.0- 4.8 123 49.1 42.0-56.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 133 48 25.3 17.0-35.8 6 6.0 1.6-19.8 4 1.7 0.6- 4.9 75 67.0 54.6-77.5
Some College + 238 115 49.3 41.3-57.3 10 4.4 2.1- 9.2 5 1.9 0.8- 4.7 108 44.4 36.7-52.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 191 77 40.2 30.5-50.8 8 5.4 1.7-15.8 5 1.7 0.6- 4.3 101 52.7 42.4-62.9
$50,000+ 146 68 41.0 31.5-51.3 8 5.7 2.5-12.7 4 2.4 0.8- 6.4 66 50.8 40.3-61.4

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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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