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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 641 457 67.6 63.2-71.7 84 13.0 10.3-16.2 100 19.5 15.9-23.5
GENDER
Male 248 171 66.8 59.9-73.1 32 12.5 8.7-17.8 45 20.7 15.4-27.2
Female 393 286 68.3 62.7-73.5 52 13.4 10.0-17.6 55 18.3 14.0-23.5
RACE
White 443 334 74.9 70.1-79.2 62 14.1 10.8-18.3 47 10.9 8.1-14.6
Other 194 119 52.5 44.3-60.5 22 10.8 6.9-16.6 53 36.7 28.9-45.3
AGE
18-44 322 206 60.6 54.5-66.5 39 11.7 8.3-16.1 77 27.7 22.4-33.7
45+ 317 249 75.3 68.9-80.8 45 14.6 10.6-19.8 23 10.1 6.3-15.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 181 112 52.6 44.0-61.1 26 15.0 9.9-22.0 43 32.4 24.5-41.4
Some College + 459 345 74.4 69.7-78.7 58 12.1 9.2-15.8 56 13.5 10.3-17.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 265 171 57.2 50.0-64.2 40 16.1 11.5-22.1 54 26.7 20.4-34.0
$50,000+ 245 193 79.6 73.6-84.5 26 8.9 5.9-13.3 26 11.5 7.7-16.8

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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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