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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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
-Forsyth County 409 48 13.1 9.5-17.7 361 86.9 82.3-90.5
GENDER
Male 160 13 9.5 5.0-17.1 147 90.5 82.9-95.0
Female 249 35 16.7 11.8-23.1 214 83.3 76.9-88.2
RACE
White 307 23 7.5 4.7-12.0 284 92.5 88.0-95.3
Other 102 25 25.9 17.0-37.4 77 74.1 62.6-83.0
AGE
18-44 110 20 13.1 8.0-20.7 90 86.9 79.3-92.0
45+ 294 27 12.7 8.2-19.0 267 87.3 81.0-91.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 135 18 13.3 8.0-21.5 117 86.7 78.5-92.0
Some College + 274 30 13.0 8.7-18.9 244 87.0 81.1-91.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 173 32 20.5 14.1-28.7 141 79.5 71.3-85.9
$50,000+ 185 8 4.3 2.0- 8.6 177 95.7 91.4-98.0

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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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