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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 593 405 67.7 63.2-72.0 79 11.7 9.2-14.7 109 20.6 16.9-24.9
GENDER
Male 228 143 63.9 56.6-70.7 27 9.9 6.5-14.7 58 26.2 20.1-33.4
Female 365 262 71.4 66.0-76.4 52 13.4 10.1-17.6 51 15.2 11.3-20.0
RACE
White 432 308 70.6 65.4-75.2 59 13.1 9.9-17.0 65 16.4 12.6-21.0
Other 154 91 60.5 51.1-69.2 19 8.5 5.2-13.6 44 31.0 22.9-40.5
AGE
18-44 322 199 60.1 53.7-66.1 36 10.0 7.0-13.9 87 30.0 24.3-36.3
45+ 265 201 77.7 71.5-82.8 43 14.5 10.4-19.8 21 7.8 4.8-12.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 91 58.2 48.7-67.1 21 11.1 7.0-17.2 44 30.7 22.4-40.4
Some College + 436 313 71.6 66.5-76.2 58 11.9 9.0-15.6 65 16.5 12.8-21.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 212 122 55.6 47.4-63.4 26 10.2 6.7-15.2 64 34.2 26.8-42.5
$50,000+ 244 196 80.8 74.8-85.7 22 7.4 4.7-11.5 26 11.8 7.9-17.2

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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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