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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 9 Demographics

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 4,898 1,921 36.8 35.1-38.4 289 5.9 5.2- 6.8 58 1.7 1.2- 2.3 2,630 55.6 53.9-57.4
Region 9 385 144 32.8 27.2-38.9 15 3.2 1.8- 5.6 *** *** *** 224 63.3 57.1-69.1
GENDER
Male 156 42 24.7 17.1-34.2 *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 72.4 62.8-80.3
Female 229 102 40.2 32.6-48.4 11 4.5 2.3- 8.6 *** *** *** 115 54.9 46.7-62.9
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 244 92 31.5 25.1-38.7 *** *** *** *** *** *** 143 64.7 57.3-71.5
Non-Hispanic Black 105 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 30 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-44 98 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-64 149 56 36.1 27.4-45.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 84 59.0 49.2-68.1
65+ 135 61 42.5 33.3-52.3 *** *** *** *** *** *** 71 55.3 45.5-64.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 157 64 35.8 26.9-45.9 *** *** *** *** *** *** 88 60.7 50.6-70.0
Some College + 227 80 30.4 23.7-38.0 11 4.0 2.0- 7.8 *** *** *** 135 65.3 57.5-72.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 187 72 33.8 25.7-43.0 *** *** *** *** *** *** 109 63.6 54.3-71.9
$50,000+ 128 44 30.4 21.9-40.5 *** *** *** *** *** *** 76 64.1 53.9-73.3

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 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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