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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-WHITE FEMALES

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
-WHITE FEMALES 7,510 970 15.5 14.2-16.9 6,540 84.5 83.1-85.8
AGE
18-24 148 32 22.5 14.9-32.4 116 77.5 67.6-85.1
25-34 601 129 22.6 18.7-27.2 472 77.4 72.8-81.3
35-44 1,054 201 18.6 15.9-21.6 853 81.4 78.4-84.1
45-54 1,413 242 17.4 15.1-20.1 1,171 82.6 79.9-84.9
55-64 1,629 242 13.5 11.6-15.6 1,387 86.5 84.4-88.4
65-74 1,431 77 5.5 4.2- 7.2 1,354 94.5 92.8-95.8
75+ 1,181 44 3.0 2.1- 4.5 1,137 97.0 95.5-97.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 824 162 25.3 21.1-30.1 662 74.7 69.9-78.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,167 322 19.5 16.5-22.8 1,845 80.5 77.2-83.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,180 310 18.2 15.7-21.0 1,870 81.8 79.0-84.3
College Graduate 2,322 174 7.3 6.1- 8.8 2,148 92.7 91.2-93.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 796 214 34.3 28.1-41.1 582 65.7 58.9-71.9
$15,000- 24,999 1,094 241 32.7 27.9-37.8 853 67.3 62.2-72.1
$25,000- 34,999 750 115 20.3 16.3-24.9 635 79.7 75.1-83.7
$35,000- 49,999 1,046 131 16.9 13.7-20.6 915 83.1 79.4-86.3
$50,000-74,999 1,058 90 9.6 7.5-12.3 968 90.4 87.7-92.5
$75,000+ 1,535 60 5.0 3.5- 6.9 1,475 95.0 93.1-96.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,831 543 21.9 19.6-24.3 2,288 78.1 75.7-80.4
No 4,523 403 12.2 10.7-14.0 4,120 87.8 86.0-89.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 17 11.2 6.3-19.3 125 88.8 80.7-93.7
Non-Veteran 7,368 953 15.6 14.3-17.0 6,415 84.4 83.0-85.7

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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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