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2007 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 674 121 17.9 13.9-22.8 553 82.1 77.2-86.1
AGE
18-24 43 3 6.6 1.8-21.0 40 93.4 79.0-98.2
25-34 67 13 23.8 11.1-43.8 54 76.2 56.2-88.9
35-44 102 23 20.4 12.8-31.0 79 79.6 69.0-87.2
45-54 164 42 26.1 18.5-35.5 122 73.9 64.5-81.5
55-64 148 25 18.3 11.4-28.1 123 81.7 71.9-88.6
65-74 97 11 8.8 4.7-16.0 86 91.2 84.0-95.3
75+ 49 4 9.7 3.3-25.4 45 90.3 74.6-96.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 143 38 22.8 15.2-32.7 105 77.2 67.3-84.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 239 46 17.6 12.1-24.9 193 82.4 75.1-87.9
Some Post-H.S. 183 26 20.6 11.2-34.9 157 79.4 65.1-88.8
College Graduate 108 11 9.2 4.7-17.4 97 90.8 82.6-95.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 81 24 28.2 16.8-43.2 57 71.8 56.8-83.2
$15,000- 24,999 141 43 33.5 20.8-49.0 98 66.5 51.0-79.2
$25,000- 34,999 96 15 14.5 7.5-26.2 81 85.5 73.8-92.5
$35,000- 49,999 113 11 12.2 5.8-23.8 102 87.8 76.2-94.2
$50,000-74,999 75 8 8.0 3.3-17.9 67 92.0 82.1-96.7
$75,000+ 72 4 11.6 4.2-28.2 68 88.4 71.8-95.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 253 69 29.4 20.4-40.3 184 70.6 59.7-79.6
No 385 44 11.3 7.8-16.1 341 88.7 83.9-92.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 233 32 14.0 9.2-20.6 201 86.0 79.4-90.8
Non-Veteran 441 89 19.2 14.2-25.5 352 80.8 74.5-85.8

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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.

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