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2006 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES

Was there a time during the last 12 months when you needed to see a doctor, but could not because of the cost?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 786 107 13.5 10.7-16.8 679 86.5 83.2-89.3
GENDER
Male 786 107 13.5 10.7-16.8 679 86.5 83.2-89.3
RACE
African American 786 107 13.5 10.7-16.8 679 86.5 83.2-89.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 11 1 24.8 3.9-72.7 10 75.2 27.3-96.1
-English Speaking 10 1 27.7 4.5-75.9 9 72.3 24.1-95.5
-Spanish Speaking 1 0 0.0 . - . 1 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 773 106 13.4 10.6-16.7 667 86.6 83.3-89.4
AGE
18-24 44 7 11.2 5.0-23.1 37 88.8 76.9-95.0
25-34 97 14 16.8 9.8-27.3 83 83.2 72.7-90.2
35-44 142 21 18.8 11.5-29.1 121 81.2 70.9-88.5
45-54 174 28 13.7 9.0-20.3 146 86.3 79.7-91.0
55-64 143 18 11.3 6.7-18.4 125 88.7 81.6-93.3
65-74 119 14 8.4 4.7-14.7 105 91.6 85.3-95.3
75+ 63 5 5.0 1.9-12.4 58 95.0 87.6-98.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 178 43 20.3 14.0-28.4 135 79.7 71.6-86.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 288 30 12.1 7.8-18.4 258 87.9 81.6-92.2
Some Post-H.S. 156 21 14.6 9.1-22.6 135 85.4 77.4-90.9
College Graduate 160 12 8.1 4.2-15.2 148 91.9 84.8-95.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 108 29 30.2 18.9-44.6 79 69.8 55.4-81.1
$15,000- 24,999 150 32 18.7 12.3-27.3 118 81.3 72.7-87.7
$25,000- 34,999 115 18 17.7 10.6-28.1 97 82.3 71.9-89.4
$35,000- 49,999 124 8 9.6 4.5-19.2 116 90.4 80.8-95.5
$50,000-74,999 86 2 1.9 0.5- 7.7 84 98.1 92.3-99.5
$75,000+ 86 5 8.6 3.3-20.7 81 91.4 79.3-96.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 297 67 23.0 17.3-29.9 230 77.0 70.1-82.7
No 436 33 7.9 5.3-11.6 403 92.1 88.4-94.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 235 17 7.1 4.0-12.2 218 92.9 87.8-96.0
Non-Veteran 545 89 15.9 12.4-20.1 456 84.1 79.9-87.6

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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.

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