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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 563 305 52.3 46.3-58.2 39 7.2 5.0-10.2 9 2.5 0.9- 7.0 210 38.0 32.4-44.0
GENDER
Male 192 96 48.5 38.8-58.4 13 6.9 3.8-12.1 6 4.9 1.5-14.6 77 39.7 30.6-49.6
Female 371 209 55.5 48.2-62.5 26 7.5 4.7-11.6 3 0.5 0.1- 1.6 133 36.6 29.8-43.9
RACE
White 385 214 54.1 46.9-61.1 23 6.6 4.1-10.3 5 1.6 0.5- 5.2 143 37.7 30.9-45.1
Other 173 89 49.4 39.0-59.9 15 8.2 4.6-14.1 4 3.9 0.8-16.2 65 38.5 29.0-49.0
AGE
18-44 143 75 51.6 41.3-61.8 16 7.6 4.4-12.8 2 3.4 0.8-13.8 50 37.4 27.9-48.0
45+ 415 229 53.5 47.8-59.2 21 6.6 4.0-10.4 7 1.5 0.7- 3.3 158 38.4 33.0-44.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 152 77 42.0 30.9-54.0 4 2.5 0.8- 7.4 3 5.9 1.5-20.5 68 49.7 37.7-61.6
Some College + 408 226 57.1 50.4-63.4 35 9.4 6.5-13.6 6 0.9 0.4- 2.1 141 32.6 26.7-39.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 211 105 49.8 40.2-59.4 13 6.1 3.2-11.2 4 2.7 0.7- 9.2 89 41.5 32.4-51.2
$50,000+ 260 145 50.9 42.7-59.0 22 9.6 6.0-14.9 4 3.0 0.6-13.3 89 36.5 28.7-45.1

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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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