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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,811 11,627 68.9 67.6-70.1 1,803 9.1 8.6- 9.7 2,381 22.0 20.8-23.2
-AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES 1,662 1,252 73.5 70.4-76.4 195 11.9 10.0-14.2 215 14.6 12.3-17.2
AGE
18-24 53 35 71.2 54.4-83.7 3 6.5 1.8-21.2 15 22.3 11.6-38.5
25-34 203 132 62.8 54.1-70.7 20 11.7 7.1-18.8 51 25.5 18.7-33.7
35-44 281 211 78.0 71.8-83.1 37 11.9 8.2-17.0 33 10.1 6.8-14.6
45-54 356 269 74.0 67.5-79.5 35 12.1 8.2-17.6 52 13.9 10.0-19.1
55-64 311 237 73.5 66.7-79.4 42 14.0 9.9-19.4 32 12.5 8.1-18.7
65-74 260 223 87.5 81.6-91.8 22 7.6 4.3-13.2 15 4.9 2.7- 8.6
75+ 178 136 77.9 69.4-84.5 32 18.2 12.1-26.5 10 3.9 1.9- 7.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 314 239 77.0 70.6-82.4 36 12.4 8.4-18.0 39 10.6 7.2-15.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 548 414 72.4 66.6-77.5 56 10.9 7.7-15.2 78 16.7 12.6-21.8
Some Post-H.S. 414 311 73.7 67.4-79.2 46 9.6 6.7-13.6 57 16.7 12.0-22.7
College Graduate 382 285 72.4 65.7-78.3 56 15.8 11.4-21.5 41 11.8 7.9-17.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 329 248 70.6 63.4-76.9 35 10.9 7.2-16.0 46 18.6 13.3-25.4
$15,000- 24,999 373 276 71.6 64.4-77.8 36 10.9 6.8-17.0 61 17.5 12.7-23.7
$25,000- 34,999 210 155 67.9 57.8-76.5 20 8.6 4.9-14.6 35 23.5 15.5-34.0
$35,000- 49,999 195 135 70.7 62.1-78.1 35 18.5 12.6-26.3 25 10.8 6.8-16.8
$50,000-74,999 165 125 72.5 62.4-80.8 29 17.4 11.3-25.8 11 10.1 4.8-19.8
$75,000+ 141 114 80.6 70.9-87.7 18 14.4 8.2-23.9 9 5.0 2.3-10.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 654 486 69.9 64.5-74.9 105 16.8 13.1-21.2 63 13.3 9.6-18.2
No 938 721 76.1 72.1-79.6 82 9.0 6.9-11.7 135 14.9 12.0-18.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 52 43 82.3 61.2-93.2 2 3.4 0.7-14.8 7 14.4 4.6-36.7
Non-Veteran 1,610 1,209 73.2 70.0-76.1 193 12.3 10.3-14.6 208 14.6 12.2-17.2

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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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