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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover 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
-New Hanover County 311 170 40.7 34.1-47.7 15 5.2 3.0- 8.9 8 5.2 2.1-12.4 118 48.9 41.5-56.2
GENDER
Male 112 55 32.7 24.0-42.9 8 6.8 3.3-13.5 5 9.2 3.3-22.8 44 51.3 39.9-62.6
Female 199 115 48.8 39.8-57.8 7 3.6 1.6- 8.0 3 1.3 0.4- 4.2 74 46.4 37.3-55.6
RACE
White 259 145 44.0 36.7-51.6 12 4.7 2.6- 8.4 6 4.0 1.4-10.5 96 47.4 39.6-55.2
Other 52 25 28.8 16.9-44.6 3 6.9 2.0-21.4 2 10.0 1.9-38.8 22 54.3 35.8-71.7
AGE
18-44 67 22 26.8 16.9-39.7 4 4.5 1.6-12.2 2 4.3 0.8-19.0 39 64.4 50.6-76.2
45+ 240 146 49.1 41.1-57.2 11 5.6 2.9-10.5 6 5.9 2.0-16.4 77 39.3 31.4-47.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 93 54 36.2 25.4-48.7 3 4.1 1.1-14.0 1 0.5 0.1- 3.8 35 59.2 45.9-71.2
Some College + 218 116 42.5 34.6-50.8 12 5.6 3.1-10.1 7 7.1 2.8-16.8 83 44.8 36.4-53.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 153 87 40.4 30.9-50.8 4 3.1 1.0- 9.3 4 7.2 2.2-21.2 58 49.2 38.3-60.2
$50,000+ 105 51 42.0 31.3-53.4 6 6.6 2.9-14.4 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7 46 50.3 38.9-61.5

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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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