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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Health Care Access

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%)
North Carolina 15,804 2,225 16.5 15.6-17.5 13,579 83.5 82.5-84.4
-Alamance County 389 51 14.5 10.4-19.9 338 85.5 80.1-89.6
GENDER
Male 120 8 7.3 3.2-16.0 112 92.7 84.0-96.8
Female 269 43 20.3 14.5-27.5 226 79.7 72.5-85.5
RACE
White 305 31 12.3 7.9-18.8 274 87.7 81.2-92.1
Other 83 20 20.7 12.1-33.1 63 79.3 66.9-87.9
AGE
18-44 104 26 19.3 11.9-29.8 78 80.7 70.2-88.1
45+ 281 25 10.0 6.4-15.3 256 90.0 84.7-93.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 176 32 18.4 11.9-27.3 144 81.6 72.7-88.1
Some College + 212 19 10.2 5.6-17.6 193 89.8 82.4-94.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 192 32 19.7 13.3-28.1 160 80.3 71.9-86.7
$50,000+ 134 9 5.3 2.6-10.7 125 94.7 89.3-97.4

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = 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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