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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Folic Acid-FEMALES

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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
-FEMALES 7,149 3,803 48.0 46.2-49.9 386 5.9 5.1- 6.8 147 2.5 2.0- 3.2 2,813 43.6 41.8-45.5
RACE
White 5,525 3,059 50.0 47.9-52.1 278 5.5 4.7- 6.5 100 2.3 1.7- 3.0 2,088 42.2 40.0-44.3
African American 1,207 552 43.3 39.0-47.8 82 7.1 4.9-10.2 35 2.4 1.6- 3.6 538 47.2 42.7-51.7
Other Minorities 382 180 42.2 34.6-50.2 23 5.9 3.5- 9.9 11 5.1 2.2-11.5 168 46.8 39.0-54.8
AGE
18-24 175 65 35.7 27.2-45.2 9 4.1 1.7- 9.9 6 3.0 1.1- 8.1 95 57.2 47.5-66.4
25-34 589 271 45.5 40.3-50.8 46 7.8 5.4-11.1 22 3.4 2.0- 5.7 250 43.3 38.1-48.6
35-44 990 435 43.7 39.8-47.7 73 7.7 5.9-10.1 34 3.9 2.6- 5.7 448 44.7 40.8-48.7
45-54 1,301 567 40.9 37.5-44.4 93 7.1 5.5- 9.1 35 2.4 1.6- 3.5 606 49.7 46.1-53.2
55-64 1,546 862 54.4 51.1-57.6 61 4.0 2.8- 5.6 29 1.7 1.1- 2.5 594 40.0 36.8-43.3
65+ 2,468 1,561 63.1 60.3-65.8 96 3.4 2.6- 4.4 19 0.9 0.5- 1.8 792 32.6 30.0-35.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 857 391 37.4 32.2-42.8 29 2.5 1.5- 4.1 14 2.1 1.1- 3.9 423 58.1 52.4-63.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,074 1,079 45.4 41.9-49.0 71 3.2 2.3- 4.5 32 1.7 1.0- 2.8 892 49.8 46.2-53.4
Some Post-H.S. 1,924 1,050 48.0 44.4-51.6 90 5.2 3.9- 6.7 39 3.0 1.9- 4.7 745 43.8 40.1-47.6
College Graduate 2,282 1,275 53.9 50.9-56.9 196 9.9 8.1-12.1 62 3.0 2.2- 4.2 749 33.1 30.4-36.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 858 385 39.6 34.8-44.6 38 4.5 3.0- 6.7 12 1.5 0.6- 3.6 423 54.4 49.3-59.4
$15,000- 24,999 1,183 600 44.1 39.6-48.8 53 4.0 2.7- 5.8 15 1.5 0.8- 2.8 515 50.4 45.7-55.1
$25,000- 34,999 754 432 52.6 46.5-58.5 27 3.5 2.1- 5.9 18 3.0 1.8- 5.2 277 40.9 35.0-47.1
$35,000- 49,999 886 495 50.6 45.6-55.6 51 6.2 3.8- 9.8 20 2.2 1.3- 3.7 320 41.1 36.2-46.1
$50,000- 74,999 898 510 52.4 47.6-57.3 50 6.0 4.2- 8.5 30 3.6 2.3- 5.5 308 38.0 33.2-43.0
$75,000+ 1,277 682 51.1 47.3-54.9 103 8.9 7.0-11.1 31 2.7 1.7- 4.4 461 37.3 33.7-41.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,799 1,500 47.0 44.1-50.0 115 4.1 3.2- 5.3 36 1.4 0.9- 2.2 1,148 47.5 44.4-50.5
No 4,314 2,286 48.6 46.2-50.9 269 6.7 5.7- 8.0 110 3.1 2.3- 4.0 1,649 41.6 39.3-44.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 169 95 52.0 41.6-62.1 13 7.3 3.5-14.6 3 2.3 0.5-10.7 58 38.4 28.7-49.0
Non-Veteran 6,979 3,707 47.9 46.0-49.8 373 5.8 5.0- 6.7 144 2.5 2.0- 3.2 2,755 43.8 41.9-45.7

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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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