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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Rowan 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 17,227 12,723 68.9 67.9-70.0 1,693 8.3 7.8- 8.8 2,811 22.8 21.8-23.8
-Rowan County 474 349 69.5 63.4-75.0 43 9.0 6.1-13.1 82 21.5 16.5-27.5
GENDER
Male 167 118 65.5 54.8-74.9 11 7.4 3.4-15.4 38 27.1 18.5-37.8
Female 307 231 73.1 66.8-78.6 32 10.5 7.1-15.3 44 16.3 11.9-22.1
RACE
White 393 294 72.6 66.5-78.0 41 10.8 7.3-15.6 58 16.6 12.4-22.0
Other 79 54 58.0 41.5-72.9 2 2.5 0.4-13.0 23 39.5 24.7-56.4
AGE
18-44 155 99 59.4 48.9-69.0 11 8.6 4.1-17.0 45 32.0 23.0-42.6
45+ 319 250 78.9 73.5-83.5 32 9.4 6.5-13.4 37 11.6 8.1-16.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 263 187 65.7 57.0-73.4 24 10.4 6.1-17.1 52 23.9 17.0-32.6
Some College + 211 162 74.1 65.5-81.2 19 7.4 4.3-12.3 30 18.5 12.2-27.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 308 222 68.7 61.6-75.1 26 7.9 5.0-12.3 60 23.3 17.6-30.3
$50,000+ 99 81 81.1 70.8-88.4 8 7.5 3.6-14.9 10 11.3 5.7-21.4

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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: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
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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