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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Durham 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
-Durham County 396 46 16.6 11.3-23.7 350 83.4 76.3-88.7
GENDER
Male 146 13 14.0 6.6-27.3 133 86.0 72.7-93.4
Female 250 33 19.6 13.8-26.9 217 80.4 73.1-86.2
RACE
White 225 14 7.1 3.8-12.7 211 92.9 87.3-96.2
Other 167 31 22.7 14.3-34.0 136 77.3 66.0-85.7
AGE
18-44 135 28 22.5 14.1-34.1 107 77.5 65.9-85.9
45+ 259 18 8.4 5.0-14.0 241 91.6 86.0-95.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 118 21 22.4 13.2-35.3 97 77.6 64.7-86.8
Some College + 278 25 13.0 7.2-22.3 253 87.0 77.7-92.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 170 35 27.7 17.7-40.5 135 72.3 59.5-82.3
$50,000+ 183 7 4.7 2.2- 9.9 176 95.3 90.1-97.8

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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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