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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth County

Health Care Access

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,020 10,558 68.3 67.3-69.2 2,005 12.5 11.9-13.2 2,457 19.2 18.4-20.1
-Forsyth County 447 338 74.8 69.8-79.2 53 11.2 8.3-14.8 56 14.0 10.6-18.4
GENDER
Male 162 115 71.8 63.6-78.8 23 12.9 8.4-19.3 24 15.3 10.0-22.8
Female 285 223 77.5 71.5-82.5 30 9.6 6.5-14.1 32 12.9 8.9-18.2
RACE
White 323 255 79.3 73.9-83.9 36 10.6 7.4-15.0 32 10.0 6.9-14.5
Other 122 81 62.7 52.1-72.1 17 12.8 7.6-20.7 24 24.5 16.3-35.1
AGE
18-44 171 119 67.3 58.7-74.8 15 7.6 4.4-13.0 37 25.1 18.2-33.5
45+ 275 218 80.1 74.2-84.9 38 13.7 9.7-19.0 19 6.2 3.7-10.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 165 115 65.8 56.8-73.7 26 12.8 8.5-19.0 24 21.4 14.5-30.5
Some College + 282 223 80.0 74.3-84.8 27 10.2 6.8-15.1 32 9.8 6.6-14.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 231 173 73.8 66.8-79.8 25 9.1 5.9-13.7 33 17.1 12.0-23.8
$50,000+ 138 113 82.9 74.9-88.8 14 9.7 5.5-16.7 11 7.4 3.8-13.8

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = 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.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** 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, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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