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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne 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
-Wayne County 447 64 16.7 10.7-25.0 383 83.3 75.0-89.3
GENDER
Male 141 13 15.3 5.6-35.2 128 84.7 64.8-94.4
Female 306 51 17.8 12.7-24.3 255 82.2 75.7-87.3
RACE
White 285 25 13.3 5.9-27.2 260 86.7 72.8-94.1
Other 160 39 23.0 15.6-32.6 121 77.0 67.4-84.4
AGE
18-44 124 20 18.4 8.9-34.2 104 81.6 65.8-91.1
45+ 319 44 14.9 10.8-20.1 275 85.1 79.9-89.2
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 36 21.8 11.5-37.3 183 78.2 62.7-88.5
Some College + 227 28 11.8 7.7-17.7 199 88.2 82.3-92.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 246 44 16.0 11.0-22.6 202 84.0 77.4-89.0
$50,000+ 141 8 6.0 2.9-11.8 133 94.0 88.2-97.1

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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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