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2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Preconception Health & Family Planning-WHITES

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
-WHITES 534 201 33.9 28.6-39.6 63 11.4 8.3-15.4 270 54.7 48.7-60.6
GENDER
Female 534 201 33.9 28.6-39.6 63 11.4 8.3-15.4 270 54.7 48.7-60.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 25 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 508 193 34.3 28.9-40.2 59 11.3 8.1-15.4 256 54.4 48.2-60.4
AGE
18-34 233 92 32.1 25.0-40.1 28 12.6 8.2-18.9 113 55.3 46.7-63.6
35-44 278 97 35.7 28.2-44.1 31 9.5 6.2-14.3 150 54.8 46.7-62.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 32 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 104 29 21.6 13.5-32.8 16 17.3 9.5-29.5 *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 147 55 36.8 27.6-47.1 16 9.6 5.5-16.1 76 53.6 43.4-63.6
College Graduate 250 109 43.1 35.5-51.1 29 13.0 7.9-20.7 112 43.9 36.3-51.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 45 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 77 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 52 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 76 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 133 *** *** *** 17 12.5 6.7-22.0 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 99 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 434 159 32.4 26.6-38.8 53 11.1 7.9-15.4 222 56.5 49.8-63.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 524 198 34.1 28.7-39.9 60 10.9 7.8-14.9 266 55.1 49.0-61.0

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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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