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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Folic Acid-MALES

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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
-MALES 4,138 1,840 37.0 34.7-39.3 202 5.8 4.7- 7.1 111 3.7 2.8- 4.8 1,985 53.5 51.1-56.0
RACE
White 3,345 1,556 40.2 37.7-42.8 159 5.8 4.7- 7.2 85 2.7 2.1- 3.6 1,545 51.2 48.6-53.9
African American 506 185 30.5 24.5-37.3 25 4.6 2.9- 7.3 11 4.2 2.0- 8.6 285 60.7 53.8-67.2
Other Minorities 262 88 25.2 18.5-33.5 17 7.4 3.4-15.3 15 9.1 5.0-16.0 142 58.2 48.7-67.1
AGE
18-24 144 25 19.1 11.8-29.4 5 5.7 2.1-14.5 9 6.1 2.9-12.4 105 69.0 58.2-78.1
25-34 322 90 26.5 20.6-33.4 23 6.3 4.0-10.0 16 5.4 3.0- 9.4 193 61.8 54.6-68.5
35-44 575 198 34.3 29.4-39.6 43 7.3 5.1-10.4 24 3.9 2.4- 6.5 310 54.4 49.2-59.6
45-54 827 328 39.4 35.1-43.8 57 6.5 4.7- 8.9 28 3.1 1.9- 4.8 414 51.0 46.5-55.6
55-64 994 475 46.2 42.1-50.4 40 4.8 3.2- 7.2 14 1.5 0.9- 2.7 465 47.5 43.3-51.7
65+ 1,251 714 55.6 51.9-59.3 31 3.2 2.1- 4.9 18 2.1 1.1- 4.1 488 39.1 35.5-42.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 528 174 25.3 19.6-31.9 13 2.5 1.3- 4.8 13 4.0 2.0- 8.0 328 68.2 61.4-74.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,132 444 30.1 25.8-34.6 43 5.1 3.1- 8.3 31 4.7 2.9- 7.6 614 60.1 55.1-64.9
Some Post-H.S. 926 415 40.5 35.7-45.5 52 6.6 4.6- 9.5 27 3.3 2.0- 5.3 432 49.6 44.5-54.7
College Graduate 1,547 805 45.7 42.2-49.3 93 7.2 5.5- 9.2 40 2.8 1.9- 4.2 609 44.3 40.7-47.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 356 118 25.3 19.1-32.7 20 7.0 4.1-11.7 8 4.9 1.9-12.3 210 62.8 54.5-70.3
$15,000- 24,999 608 232 29.8 24.3-36.0 25 7.2 3.7-13.3 11 3.0 1.4- 6.6 340 60.0 53.2-66.5
$25,000- 34,999 450 205 35.7 29.0-43.0 16 3.9 2.1- 7.1 11 3.9 1.9- 7.8 218 56.6 49.2-63.7
$35,000- 49,999 534 255 39.8 33.8-46.1 21 5.7 3.2-10.0 14 3.4 1.6- 7.0 244 51.0 44.5-57.6
$50,000- 74,999 605 282 40.3 35.0-46.0 27 4.6 2.7- 7.9 24 5.4 2.9- 9.7 272 49.6 43.9-55.4
$75,000+ 1,128 574 45.5 41.3-49.8 74 6.6 5.0- 8.8 26 2.4 1.4- 3.9 454 45.5 41.2-49.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,499 693 38.9 35.1-42.8 60 4.8 3.4- 6.6 28 2.9 1.7- 4.9 718 53.4 49.4-57.4
No 2,617 1,137 35.9 33.1-38.8 142 6.3 5.0- 8.0 83 4.0 3.0- 5.4 1,255 53.7 50.7-56.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,411 738 46.8 42.9-50.7 60 5.6 4.0- 7.9 23 1.8 1.1- 3.0 590 45.8 41.9-49.8
Non-Veteran 2,724 1,100 33.8 31.1-36.6 142 5.9 4.6- 7.4 88 4.3 3.2- 5.7 1,394 56.0 53.1-59.0

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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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