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Do any of the vitamin pills or supplements you take contain folic acid?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Don't know/Not sure
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 341 79  23.5  (18.3-29.7) 165  50.6  (43.8-57.3) 97  25.9  (20.6-32.1)
GENDER        
Male 127 28  22.7  (14.8-33.3)  63  50.4  (39.3-61.5) 36  26.9  (18.2-37.7)
Female 214 51  24.3  (18.1-31.7) 102  50.7  (43.1-58.3) 61  25.1  (19.4-31.7)
RACE        
White 269 68  26.6  (20.6-33.7) 126  49.0  (41.8-56.3) 75  24.4  (19.1-30.5)
African American  60  8  12.8  ( 4.7-30.5)  33  54.0  (35.6-71.4) 19  33.1  (17.9-53.0)
AGE        
18-24  25  6  13.7  ( 4.7-33.6)  14  62.3  (35.5-83.2)  5  24.0  ( 7.7-54.4)
25-34  38  8  26.5  (12.1-48.7)  21  56.6  (37.2-74.2)  9  16.9  ( 7.8-32.8)
35-44  47 17  43.2  (26.9-61.2)  19  37.4  (23.3-53.9) 11  19.4  (10.2-33.7)
45-54  63 16  24.7  (14.8-38.3)  28  43.9  (31.5-57.3) 19  31.3  (20.4-44.8)
55-64  55 12  25.3  (14.6-40.3)  27  46.5  (32.8-60.7) 16  28.2  (16.9-43.1)
65+ 110 19  14.4  ( 8.9-22.4)  56  56.4  (46.1-66.1) 35  29.2  (21.0-39.1)
EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S.  72  8  10.5  ( 4.2-23.9)  36  57.3  (42.0-71.3) 28  32.2  (20.7-46.4)
H.S. or G.E.D.  92 18  18.8  (11.6-29.0)  44  52.1  (41.0-63.0) 30  29.1  (20.3-39.9)
Some Post-H.S. 103 32  29.3  (19.9-40.9)  53  50.3  (37.8-62.8) 18  20.4  (11.0-34.6)
College Graduate  73 21  32.9  (19.9-49.2)  31  41.9  (29.2-55.7) 21  25.2  (15.8-37.5)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  43  5  12.8  ( 5.0-29.2)  19  52.2  (36.1-67.9) 19  35.0  (22.0-50.7)
$15,000- 24,999  70 17  18.1  (10.3-29.8)  32  54.8  (39.0-69.8) 21  27.1  (16.5-41.0)
$25,000- 34,999  42  5  14.6  ( 5.2-35.0)  24  51.3  (32.0-70.3) 13  34.1  (16.6-57.2)
$35,000- 49,999  44 18  41.1  (26.6-57.3)  18  42.0  (27.5-58.1)  8  16.9  ( 7.9-32.3)
$50,000+  81 19  26.0  (14.7-41.8)  45  55.4  (41.0-68.9) 17  18.6  (11.0-29.8)

*This question was asked only to those respondents reported taking vitamins but not multivitamins. Due to large number of responses, data for 'Don't know/Not sure' category are also presented.
#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.