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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Buncombe 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 11,311 5,569 42.3 40.9-43.8 607 6.2 5.4- 7.1 278 3.5 2.9- 4.1 4,857 48.0 46.5-49.5
-Buncombe County 251 132 49.8 41.7-57.9 12 4.9 2.4- 9.5 7 3.8 1.6- 8.7 100 41.5 33.6-49.9
GENDER
Male 93 46 46.0 33.2-59.3 3 1.8 0.5- 5.8 5 6.4 2.3-16.5 39 45.9 32.9-59.4
Female 158 86 53.3 43.7-62.7 9 7.7 3.5-16.0 2 1.4 0.4- 5.6 61 37.6 28.8-47.2
RACE
White 237 126 51.9 43.9-59.8 12 5.4 2.7-10.4 7 4.2 1.8- 9.6 92 38.6 31.2-46.6
Other 11 5 14.8 3.7-44.1 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 6 85.2 55.9-96.3
AGE
18-44 47 18 41.1 26.5-57.4 2 4.4 1.0-16.4 3 5.9 1.7-18.6 24 48.7 33.1-64.5
45+ 199 112 56.8 48.6-64.6 10 5.4 2.6-10.7 3 2.0 0.6- 6.1 74 35.9 28.5-44.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 90 38 40.9 27.9-55.4 3 3.5 0.8-14.7 3 4.6 1.2-16.8 46 50.9 36.7-65.0
Some College + 161 94 55.7 46.2-64.8 9 5.8 2.7-11.8 4 3.2 1.1- 9.0 54 35.3 26.8-44.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 65 48.2 37.3-59.3 6 4.6 1.5-12.8 4 3.0 1.1- 7.9 58 44.2 33.6-55.5
$50,000+ 78 46 56.6 43.5-68.9 5 7.3 2.9-17.2 2 3.4 0.8-13.5 25 32.7 21.8-45.9

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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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