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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 586 444 72.5 67.3-77.2 53 7.3 5.3- 9.9 89 20.2 15.8-25.4
GENDER
Male 242 193 75.4 66.8-82.3 9 2.0 1.0- 3.8 40 22.7 15.8-31.4
Female 344 251 69.8 63.1-75.8 44 12.3 8.8-17.1 49 17.9 12.9-24.2
RACE
White 434 335 74.0 67.8-79.4 46 9.4 6.7-13.1 53 16.6 11.8-22.8
Other 151 109 71.1 61.2-79.3 7 3.2 1.5- 6.8 35 25.7 17.8-35.7
AGE
18-44 205 137 64.2 55.7-71.9 17 6.5 3.8-10.8 51 29.3 21.9-38.0
45+ 375 302 81.6 76.6-85.7 36 8.3 5.8-11.8 37 10.1 6.9-14.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 140 92 58.7 47.5-69.0 15 7.3 4.1-12.8 33 34.0 24.1-45.7
Some College + 445 351 77.9 72.2-82.7 38 7.3 5.0-10.5 56 14.8 10.5-20.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 213 153 65.4 55.6-74.0 14 4.6 2.5- 8.5 46 29.9 21.5-40.0
$50,000+ 311 252 78.9 72.4-84.2 28 8.4 5.5-12.6 31 12.7 8.3-18.9

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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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