SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Health Care Access

About how long has it been since you last visited a doctor for a routine checkup?
A routine checkup is a general physical exam, not an exam for a specific injury, illness, or condition.

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Within the past year (<12 months) Within the past 2 years Within the past 5 years 5 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,611 11,931 72.0 70.8-73.1 1,711 12.9 12.1-13.8 945 7.4 6.8- 8.2 902 6.6 5.9- 7.4 122 1.0 0.8- 1.3
-Orange County 375 268 65.4 57.4-72.6 61 18.3 13.8-24.0 18 4.1 2.5- 6.7 25 11.7 5.9-22.0 3 0.5 0.1- 1.7
GENDER
Male 150 96 54.8 42.5-66.5 31 22.3 14.9-32.1 9 3.5 1.7- 7.0 13 19.2 8.8-36.9 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
Female 225 172 76.5 69.4-82.4 30 14.2 9.5-20.6 9 4.7 2.4- 9.1 12 3.9 1.9- 7.6 2 0.8 0.2- 3.6
RACE
White 306 216 64.8 55.6-73.0 48 17.2 12.5-23.3 18 5.6 3.4- 9.0 21 11.8 5.1-25.0 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3
Other 67 51 67.5 50.4-80.9 12 20.9 11.1-35.9 0 0.0 . - . 4 11.6 3.4-33.0 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
18-44 89 61 59.0 43.2-73.1 18 21.6 12.9-33.8 4 2.9 1.1- 7.8 5 15.9 5.0-40.4 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8
45+ 280 205 70.9 64.1-76.8 41 15.4 11.2-20.8 13 4.6 2.6- 8.0 20 9.0 5.2-15.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 81 62 69.0 51.9-82.1 10 14.4 6.5-28.9 4 4.1 1.5-10.9 5 12.5 3.8-34.3 0 0.0 . - .
Some College + 293 205 64.1 54.9-72.4 51 19.6 14.4-26.1 14 4.1 2.3- 7.2 20 11.5 5.0-24.5 3 0.6 0.2- 2.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 135 102 69.3 56.3-79.9 12 11.3 5.4-22.1 8 5.4 2.6-11.0 11 12.8 5.2-28.2 2 1.1 0.2- 5.3
$50,000+ 196 135 65.8 57.4-73.3 41 23.6 17.1-31.6 9 4.2 2.1- 8.2 11 6.4 3.2-12.2 0 0.0 . - .

Back to Health Care Access.

^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.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 19MAY09.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook