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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Health Care Access

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
-Orange County 381 41 13.5 9.3-19.4 340 86.5 80.6-90.7
GENDER
Male 153 19 14.2 7.8-24.5 134 85.8 75.5-92.2
Female 228 22 12.8 8.2-19.5 206 87.2 80.5-91.8
RACE
White 310 25 9.4 6.1-14.3 285 90.6 85.7-93.9
Other 69 14 24.1 12.8-40.9 55 75.9 59.1-87.2
AGE
18-44 90 15 16.0 8.3-28.6 75 84.0 71.4-91.7
45+ 285 23 10.8 6.8-16.8 262 89.2 83.2-93.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 85 16 27.2 15.2-43.9 69 72.8 56.1-84.8
Some College + 295 25 9.3 5.9-14.4 270 90.7 85.6-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 29 29.8 19.7-42.4 110 70.2 57.6-80.3
$50,000+ 196 8 4.6 2.1- 9.5 188 95.4 90.5-97.9

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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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