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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 11,287 5,643 42.7 41.3-44.2 588 5.8 5.2- 6.6 258 3.1 2.6- 3.7 4,798 48.4 46.8-49.9
-Buncombe County 250 136 48.3 40.3-56.4 13 6.7 3.5-12.4 8 6.1 2.2-15.8 93 38.9 31.3-47.0
GENDER
Male 92 44 41.0 28.8-54.3 3 4.1 1.0-14.4 5 11.0 3.5-29.7 40 44.0 31.4-57.5
Female 158 92 54.9 45.2-64.3 10 9.1 4.4-17.7 3 1.8 0.5- 5.7 53 34.2 25.7-43.8
RACE
White 236 130 50.2 42.2-58.2 13 7.4 3.9-13.5 7 3.5 1.5- 7.9 86 38.9 31.3-47.1
Other 11 5 14.8 3.7-44.1 0 0.0 . - . 1 45.8 9.1-87.7 5 39.4 9.2-80.5
AGE
18-44 47 15 33.0 19.9-49.3 4 9.1 3.3-22.7 4 12.2 3.6-33.7 24 45.7 30.6-61.7
45+ 198 119 59.9 51.7-67.6 9 5.1 2.4-10.5 3 1.7 0.5- 5.3 67 33.3 26.1-41.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 90 40 38.9 26.5-52.9 4 6.6 2.0-20.0 3 8.4 1.6-34.5 43 46.1 32.4-60.4
Some College + 160 96 54.6 45.0-63.8 9 6.7 3.3-13.4 5 4.6 1.8-11.3 50 34.0 25.6-43.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 133 68 45.5 35.0-56.5 6 5.8 2.1-14.8 4 2.5 0.9- 6.9 55 46.2 35.2-57.5
$50,000+ 78 47 55.8 42.6-68.2 5 7.3 2.9-17.2 3 5.7 1.8-16.8 23 31.2 20.5-44.5

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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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