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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Robeson 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 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
-Robeson County 361 132 27.6 21.8-34.3 19 4.8 2.7- 8.7 6 1.7 0.6- 4.5 204 65.8 58.4-72.5
GENDER
Male 125 38 20.8 13.1-31.3 6 3.3 1.4- 7.7 2 1.9 0.4- 8.8 79 74.0 62.3-83.0
Female 236 94 34.0 27.1-41.7 13 6.2 2.9-13.0 4 1.5 0.5- 4.5 125 58.3 50.2-65.9
RACE
White 118 43 23.7 13.9-37.4 7 4.7 1.9-11.3 2 1.0 0.2- 4.6 66 70.6 55.0-82.5
Other 242 89 29.6 23.1-37.0 12 4.9 2.3-10.3 4 2.0 0.6- 6.3 137 63.4 55.5-70.7
AGE
18-44 117 30 15.7 9.7-24.5 8 5.7 2.4-13.2 4 2.6 0.8- 8.1 75 76.0 65.1-84.3
45+ 241 100 41.1 33.8-48.9 11 3.8 2.0- 7.2 2 0.7 0.1- 3.1 128 54.4 46.7-61.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 227 82 28.5 20.8-37.7 10 3.9 1.5- 9.5 2 1.4 0.3- 6.4 133 66.3 56.3-75.0
Some College + 134 50 25.9 18.6-34.8 9 6.8 3.4-13.4 4 2.4 0.8- 7.1 71 64.9 54.9-73.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 247 86 28.9 22.3-36.4 14 4.2 2.4- 7.4 5 2.1 0.7- 6.4 142 64.8 57.0-71.9
$50,000+ 61 26 29.3 18.7-42.8 3 5.2 1.6-15.4 1 1.9 0.3-12.4 31 63.6 49.0-76.0

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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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