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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Union 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
-Union County 407 49 14.6 10.0-20.9 358 85.4 79.1-90.0
GENDER
Male 152 17 15.3 8.3-26.5 135 84.7 73.5-91.7
Female 255 32 13.9 9.2-20.4 223 86.1 79.6-90.8
RACE
White 342 34 12.2 7.8-18.4 308 87.8 81.6-92.2
Other 62 15 24.3 11.8-43.5 47 75.7 56.5-88.2
AGE
18-44 133 16 15.4 8.2-27.0 117 84.6 73.0-91.8
45+ 270 33 14.0 9.7-19.8 237 86.0 80.2-90.3
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 144 24 19.3 11.0-31.6 120 80.7 68.4-89.0
Some College + 262 25 11.8 7.0-19.2 237 88.2 80.8-93.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 160 31 23.2 13.8-36.2 129 76.8 63.8-86.2
$50,000+ 181 13 8.6 4.8-15.0 168 91.4 85.0-95.2

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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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