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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Pitt County

Reaction to Race

Within the past 12 months when seeking health care, do you feel your experiences were worse than, the same as, or better than for people of other races?*

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  Total
Respond.#
Worse than other races Same as other races Better than other races Worse than some, better than others Encountered people of same race
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,587 142 2.6 2.1- 3.3 4,862 89.4 88.1-90.5 532 7.1 6.2- 8.2 42 0.7 0.4- 1.1 9 0.2 0.1- 0.4
Pitt County 350 5 1.2 0.5- 3.0 311 88.9 84.1-92.3 31 8.1 5.4-12.1 3 1.8 0.5- 6.4 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 140 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2 127 90.6 83.5-94.8 11 8.1 4.2-15.2 1 0.5 0.1- 3.7 0 0.0 . - .
Female 210 4 1.6 0.6- 4.5 184 87.1 79.8-92.0 20 8.2 5.0-13.0 2 3.1 0.7-12.7 0 0.0 . - .
RACE
White 247 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 220 91.1 86.8-94.1 25 8.2 5.3-12.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 0 0.0 . - .
Other 103 4 3.1 1.1- 8.4 91 84.2 72.2-91.6 6 8.0 3.2-18.6 2 4.7 1.1-18.4 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 190 4 1.8 0.6- 4.9 171 90.6 84.2-94.6 13 4.9 2.7- 8.7 2 2.7 0.6-11.2 0 0.0 . - .
45+ 158 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 138 86.5 78.2-92.0 18 12.5 7.2-20.7 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 0 0.0 . - .
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 131 3 1.9 0.5- 6.3 117 86.1 75.7-92.5 8 7.3 3.2-16.0 3 4.7 1.3-15.7 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 217 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1 192 90.5 85.6-93.9 23 8.7 5.5-13.5 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 188 4 1.9 0.7- 5.4 167 86.8 78.8-92.1 15 8.7 4.7-15.3 2 2.6 0.5-12.0 0 0.0 . - .
$50,000+ 90 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8 80 92.2 84.9-96.1 9 7.1 3.4-14.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 342 6 1.2 0.5- 2.8 290 87.0 82.8-90.3 45 11.4 8.3-15.6 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1 0 0.0 . - .
Forsyth 389 7 1.5 0.6- 3.4 341 88.6 84.7-91.6 38 9.1 6.4-12.6 2 0.7 0.2- 3.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Guilford 346 11 4.0 1.9- 8.2 286 82.5 77.2-86.8 42 11.7 8.4-16.1 6 1.1 0.5- 2.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3
Henderson/Transylvania 381 8 2.4 1.1- 4.9 328 87.6 83.4-90.8 43 9.7 6.9-13.3 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6 0 0.0 . - .
Mecklenburg 383 18 3.8 2.3- 6.2 320 85.1 80.4-88.8 41 10.1 7.0-14.3 4 1.1 0.4- 3.1 0 0.0 . - .
Orange 370 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1 287 79.4 73.7-84.1 80 19.9 15.2-25.5 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 0 0.0 . - .
Randolph 351 9 2.0 0.9- 4.4 312 90.6 86.7-93.4 27 6.8 4.4-10.4 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0 0 0.0 . - .
Robeson 362 13 3.3 1.8- 6.3 326 90.9 87.0-93.7 17 3.8 2.2- 6.6 5 1.6 0.7- 3.9 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
Wake 359 11 2.0 1.0- 3.8 318 92.0 88.9-94.3 28 5.7 3.8- 8.5 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3 0 0.0 . - .
Western NC 531 13 2.7 1.5- 4.8 479 91.2 88.3-93.5 32 5.0 3.4- 7.3 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1
Piedmont NC 735 17 2.1 1.2- 3.7 647 90.2 87.3-92.4 63 6.4 4.6- 8.7 7 1.2 0.5- 2.8 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Eastern NC 688 22 3.3 2.0- 5.3 617 90.2 86.9-92.7 45 6.2 4.2- 9.1 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1

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*Respondents, who reported not using health care, were excluded.

#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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