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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 171 58 33.5 23.6-45.1 19 7.5 4.3-13.0 94 58.9 47.7-69.3

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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).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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