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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-WHITE MALES

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 MALES 4,760 451 10.2 9.0-11.5 4,309 89.8 88.5-91.0
AGE
18-24 122 17 10.4 5.7-18.1 105 89.6 81.9-94.3
25-34 384 39 10.6 7.2-15.2 345 89.4 84.8-92.8
35-44 706 102 13.7 11.0-16.8 604 86.3 83.2-89.0
45-54 939 126 11.9 9.6-14.7 813 88.1 85.3-90.4
55-64 1,136 119 11.0 8.9-13.5 1,017 89.0 86.5-91.1
65-74 862 34 3.8 2.6- 5.5 828 96.2 94.5-97.4
75+ 592 14 1.8 1.0- 3.3 578 98.2 96.7-99.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 568 105 25.6 20.0-32.2 463 74.4 67.8-80.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,361 152 11.8 9.4-14.8 1,209 88.2 85.2-90.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,127 109 9.0 7.1-11.4 1,018 91.0 88.6-92.9
College Graduate 1,698 85 5.2 4.0- 6.7 1,613 94.8 93.3-96.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 333 104 37.9 30.4-46.0 229 62.1 54.0-69.6
$15,000- 24,999 621 127 26.3 21.4-32.0 494 73.7 68.0-78.6
$25,000- 34,999 480 46 9.7 6.7-13.7 434 90.3 86.3-93.3
$35,000- 49,999 721 58 9.1 6.5-12.6 663 90.9 87.4-93.5
$50,000-74,999 841 43 5.5 3.8- 7.8 798 94.5 92.2-96.2
$75,000+ 1,343 34 2.8 1.9- 4.1 1,309 97.2 95.9-98.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,724 273 19.5 16.6-22.8 1,451 80.5 77.2-83.4
No 2,918 172 6.3 5.2- 7.6 2,746 93.7 92.4-94.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,845 118 6.9 5.5- 8.6 1,727 93.1 91.4-94.5
Non-Veteran 2,911 333 11.6 10.0-13.4 2,578 88.4 86.6-90.0

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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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