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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1996

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1996

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Did you take multivitamins or vitamins containing folic acid before you were pregnant or did you start
taking them after you knew you were pregnant?

(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Female Before pregnancy 59.1 50.0 71.4



After pregnancy 36.4 50.0 21.4 100.0


Don't know/Not sure 4.5
7.1



Denominator is: All female survey respondents under 45 who are pregnant, taking vitamin supplements and knew about the folic acid recommendations



Did you take multivitamins or vitamins containing folic acid before you were pregnant or did you start taking them after you knew you were pregnant?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Female Total 22 6 14 2


Before pregnancy 13 3 10



After pregnancy 8 3 3 2


Don't know/Not sure 1
1



Denominator is: All female survey respondents under 45 who are pregnant, taking vitamin supplements and knew about the folic acid recommendations
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