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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Iredell 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 15,051 6,956 39.8 38.6-41.0 929 7.2 6.6- 7.8 397 3.4 3.0- 4.0 6,769 49.6 48.3-50.9
-Iredell County 412 183 40.7 34.9-46.8 21 6.2 3.7-10.2 18 4.3 2.5- 7.2 190 48.8 42.7-55.0
GENDER
Male 140 51 37.6 28.4-47.8 6 4.9 1.9-12.0 6 5.1 2.2-11.3 77 52.3 42.4-62.1
Female 272 132 42.9 35.6-50.6 15 7.1 3.9-12.7 12 3.6 1.8- 7.2 113 46.3 38.6-54.2
RACE
White 361 166 41.9 35.7-48.4 20 7.2 4.3-11.9 15 4.5 2.5- 8.0 160 46.4 39.9-53.0
Other 49 17 35.6 21.1-53.3 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1 3 2.8 0.8- 9.7 28 60.7 43.3-75.8
AGE
18-44 123 43 32.0 23.4-42.1 11 9.3 4.8-17.1 6 4.5 1.9-10.0 63 54.2 44.1-64.1
45+ 287 138 48.9 42.1-55.7 10 3.2 1.7- 6.0 12 4.1 2.1- 7.8 127 43.9 37.2-50.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 182 82 42.3 33.4-51.7 8 3.9 1.8- 8.1 4 3.0 1.0- 8.5 88 50.9 41.5-60.2
Some College + 228 101 39.9 32.3-47.9 13 7.9 4.2-14.4 14 5.2 2.8- 9.5 100 47.0 39.0-55.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 193 77 36.2 28.2-45.1 9 4.4 2.0- 9.5 8 4.7 2.1-10.1 99 54.7 45.7-63.5
$50,000+ 157 72 41.6 32.4-51.5 11 9.3 4.8-17.4 10 5.1 2.4-10.3 64 44.0 34.6-53.9

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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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