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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: New Hanover County

Health Care Access

Do you have one person you think of as your personal doctor or health care provider?

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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
-New Hanover County 371 278 67.4 59.0-74.8 44 9.9 7.0-13.8 49 22.7 15.5-32.1
GENDER
Male 146 103 60.9 47.5-72.9 12 4.3 2.3- 7.9 31 34.8 22.8-49.1
Female 225 175 74.4 66.4-81.0 32 15.9 10.7-22.8 18 9.7 5.5-16.6
RACE
White 319 242 72.3 64.0-79.3 39 11.0 7.6-15.7 38 16.6 10.3-25.7
Other 49 34 46.3 26.9-67.0 5 5.1 1.9-13.0 10 48.6 27.7-70.1
AGE
18-44 82 55 57.4 42.9-70.8 11 10.1 5.2-18.7 16 32.5 19.6-48.7
45+ 287 221 74.1 64.4-81.8 33 9.8 6.7-14.0 33 16.1 9.0-27.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 104 77 58.0 40.9-73.3 11 6.0 3.0-11.3 16 36.1 20.6-55.0
Some College + 266 200 71.1 61.9-78.8 33 11.4 7.7-16.7 33 17.5 10.5-27.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 162 120 62.0 48.4-73.9 15 5.2 2.9- 9.3 27 32.8 20.9-47.5
$50,000+ 161 123 76.2 67.6-83.1 23 13.8 8.9-21.0 15 9.9 5.4-17.6

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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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