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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Preconception Health & Family Planning

How many times a week do you currently take a multivitamin, a prenatal vitamin,
or a folic acid vitamin?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Occasionally** Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 844 310 33.2 28.8-37.9 97 10.6 8.1-13.6 437 56.2 51.4-61.0
-Eastern NC 252 86 27.4 20.1-36.1 35 12.7 7.8-19.9 131 60.0 50.6-68.7
GENDER
Female 252 86 27.4 20.1-36.1 35 12.7 7.8-19.9 131 60.0 50.6-68.7
RACE
White 156 56 28.4 20.1-38.4 23 16.9 9.7-27.8 *** *** ***
African American 54 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 38 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 34 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 216 74 27.8 19.9-37.4 30 13.0 7.7-21.0 112 59.2 49.0-68.7
AGE
18-34 126 *** *** *** 18 17.0 9.6-28.2 *** *** ***
35-44 111 *** *** *** 14 4.8 2.5- 8.8 *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 65 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 84 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 33 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 46 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 58 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 204 60 21.5 15.4-29.2 30 12.0 7.0-19.7 114 66.5 57.1-74.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 242 83 27.6 20.2-36.6 33 11.6 6.9-18.9 126 60.7 51.2-69.5

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*Asked only of females ages 18 to 44. **Occaisionally refers to less than everday or less than once a week.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).

**Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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