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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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
-Rowan County 415 185 38.4 32.1-45.0 22 6.8 3.9-11.6 8 3.5 1.3- 9.1 200 51.3 44.3-58.2
GENDER
Male 167 57 29.8 21.2-40.3 8 7.8 3.4-16.8 5 3.9 1.0-13.9 97 58.5 47.3-68.8
Female 248 128 48.1 40.4-56.0 14 5.7 3.1-10.1 3 3.1 0.7-12.2 103 43.1 35.3-51.2
RACE
White 338 157 41.4 35.1-48.0 19 8.1 4.5-14.3 7 4.9 1.7-13.1 155 45.5 38.8-52.4
Other 75 28 32.8 20.0-48.9 3 4.1 1.0-15.2 1 0.8 0.1- 5.4 43 62.3 46.3-76.0
AGE
18-44 89 27 27.9 17.8-40.9 11 11.2 5.4-21.8 5 7.1 2.4-19.5 46 53.8 40.4-66.6
45+ 323 155 46.3 39.8-52.9 11 3.3 1.7- 6.6 3 0.8 0.2- 2.5 154 49.6 43.0-56.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 210 90 36.8 27.8-46.8 5 4.0 1.4-10.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 114 59.0 48.8-68.4
Some College + 205 95 40.2 32.2-48.8 17 10.0 5.2-18.4 7 7.3 2.7-18.5 86 42.4 33.8-51.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 230 89 32.8 24.5-42.3 14 8.8 4.4-16.7 2 0.6 0.1- 2.3 125 57.8 48.0-67.1
$50,000+ 127 63 44.9 34.5-55.7 6 5.4 2.1-13.5 5 7.1 2.0-22.3 53 42.6 32.0-53.9

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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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