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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Pitt County

Health Care Access

When you are sick or need advice about your health, to which one of the following places do you usually go?

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Respond.#
Doctor's office Public health clinic Outpatient/Emergency Room Urgent care center Other or no usual place
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,681 5,339 76.6 74.9-78.2 380 6.7 5.7- 7.8 333 6.1 5.2- 7.1 290 5.2 4.4- 6.1 339 5.5 4.7- 6.4
Pitt County 416 316 74.7 69.3-79.4 23 5.9 3.7- 9.3 19 5.1 3.0- 8.7 28 6.4 4.3- 9.5 30 7.9 5.3-11.6
GENDER
Male 156 106 67.2 58.6-74.8 12 8.5 4.7-15.0 8 6.4 2.9-13.5 13 6.5 3.6-11.4 17 11.4 6.9-18.3
Female 260 210 81.8 75.8-86.6 11 3.4 1.8- 6.5 11 3.9 2.0- 7.4 15 6.3 3.7-10.7 13 4.5 2.5- 8.0
RACE
White 289 227 77.1 70.6-82.5 11 4.4 2.2- 8.7 6 2.1 0.9- 4.8 20 6.6 4.1-10.4 25 9.8 6.3-15.0
Other 126 88 69.6 59.7-78.0 12 9.0 4.9-16.0 13 11.4 5.9-20.9 8 6.1 3.0-12.2 5 3.9 1.5- 9.6
AGE
18-44 217 149 68.9 61.5-75.4 14 6.6 3.6-11.7 12 5.3 2.7- 9.9 21 8.5 5.3-13.2 21 10.8 6.8-16.9
45+ 195 164 82.7 74.9-88.4 9 5.1 2.5-10.3 7 5.0 2.0-12.1 6 3.0 1.3- 6.9 9 4.1 2.1- 8.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 162 121 71.4 62.2-79.0 12 7.5 4.0-13.9 15 10.5 5.7-18.5 7 5.0 2.4-10.4 7 5.6 2.6-11.6
Some College + 252 194 77.2 70.3-82.9 10 4.4 2.2- 8.9 4 1.5 0.5- 4.5 21 7.4 4.6-11.6 23 9.4 5.9-14.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 215 157 71.5 63.7-78.2 14 7.8 4.4-13.5 14 6.9 3.6-12.9 13 5.3 2.9- 9.3 17 8.5 5.1-13.8
$50,000+ 99 84 83.7 73.0-90.7 1 2.2 0.3-13.9 0 0.0 . - . 8 8.2 3.9-16.5 6 5.9 2.4-13.8
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 412 331 77.3 71.9-81.9 23 6.1 3.9- 9.5 16 4.6 2.6- 7.9 24 6.4 4.1-10.0 18 5.6 3.2- 9.5
Forsyth 462 385 79.9 74.9-84.1 23 6.0 3.8- 9.5 22 5.6 3.4- 9.0 16 4.6 2.7- 7.8 16 3.9 2.3- 6.6
Guilford 422 337 74.9 69.0-80.0 23 7.0 4.2-11.3 20 6.5 3.9-10.7 22 6.9 4.2-11.0 20 4.8 2.9- 7.8
Henderson/Transylvania 467 403 82.3 76.8-86.7 16 5.3 3.0- 9.3 18 5.3 2.9- 9.7 11 2.4 1.1- 4.9 19 4.6 2.7- 7.8
Mecklenburg 435 365 79.1 73.5-83.8 16 4.8 2.7- 8.5 21 5.3 3.3- 8.6 16 5.1 2.8- 9.1 17 5.6 3.2- 9.6
Orange 435 333 73.9 68.1-79.1 31 8.4 5.6-12.6 23 5.5 3.4- 8.9 11 2.8 1.5- 5.5 37 9.2 6.4-13.2
Randolph 432 356 80.4 74.9-85.0 20 5.2 3.2- 8.3 16 5.0 2.7- 9.3 20 5.0 3.1- 7.9 20 4.4 2.6- 7.3
Robeson 440 326 66.7 60.1-72.7 39 10.6 7.2-15.5 37 12.2 8.4-17.4 24 5.3 3.3- 8.2 14 5.2 2.2-11.9
Wake 428 343 76.9 71.2-81.8 15 4.8 2.7- 8.6 16 5.1 2.9- 8.9 24 6.5 3.7-11.1 30 6.6 4.4- 9.8
Western NC 658 531 80.0 76.1-83.4 46 6.3 4.5- 8.7 32 5.5 3.7- 8.0 15 2.4 1.4- 4.2 34 5.8 3.9- 8.7
Piedmont NC 881 733 81.2 77.7-84.3 41 5.2 3.5- 7.7 45 5.3 3.7- 7.4 22 3.3 2.1- 5.2 40 5.0 3.5- 7.2
Eastern NC 793 580 69.7 65.5-73.6 64 9.4 7.0-12.6 48 7.7 5.5-10.6 57 7.6 5.7-10.1 44 5.6 4.0- 7.7

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#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.

** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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