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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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
-Gaston County 252 95 29.9 23.2-37.7 17 7.5 4.2-13.0 7 3.5 1.3- 8.7 133 59.1 50.3-67.4
GENDER
Male 92 28 21.2 12.8-33.1 5 6.1 2.1-16.5 4 4.5 1.2-15.0 55 68.2 54.0-79.6
Female 160 67 38.9 30.1-48.5 12 8.9 4.7-15.9 3 2.4 0.7- 8.4 78 49.8 40.1-59.5
RACE
White 213 84 34.1 26.7-42.3 14 8.1 4.3-14.9 6 4.4 1.6-11.4 109 53.4 44.8-61.9
Other 39 11 18.8 8.5-36.7 3 5.6 1.5-19.0 1 1.0 0.1- 7.2 24 74.5 54.7-87.6
AGE
18-44 54 16 19.9 10.9-33.5 6 8.4 3.3-20.0 2 4.5 1.0-17.4 30 67.2 51.2-80.0
45+ 197 79 38.9 31.3-47.1 11 6.6 3.4-12.4 5 2.6 1.0- 6.3 102 51.9 43.7-60.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 127 42 23.9 15.5-35.0 7 5.0 1.7-13.8 2 2.9 0.5-14.0 76 68.2 55.5-78.6
Some College + 125 53 38.0 28.6-48.5 10 10.7 5.6-19.6 5 4.2 1.6-10.9 57 47.1 36.4-58.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 134 44 31.0 21.7-42.0 9 6.8 3.3-13.7 2 3.9 0.7-18.9 79 58.2 47.0-68.7
$50,000+ 76 32 36.6 25.3-49.5 5 8.3 3.3-19.1 5 5.7 2.1-14.2 34 49.5 36.3-62.8

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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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