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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Forsyth 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 13,259 1,914 17.1 15.9-18.4 11,345 82.9 81.6-84.1
-Forsyth County 383 34 12.1 8.3-17.2 349 87.9 82.8-91.7
GENDER
Male 143 15 13.6 7.8-22.7 128 86.4 77.3-92.2
Female 240 19 10.7 6.5-17.2 221 89.3 82.8-93.5
RACE
White 292 23 10.1 6.5-15.4 269 89.9 84.6-93.5
Other 87 11 16.1 8.5-28.5 76 83.9 71.5-91.5
AGE
18-44 98 15 15.1 8.6-25.1 83 84.9 74.9-91.4
45+ 282 19 9.6 6.0-14.9 263 90.4 85.1-94.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 113 15 17.2 9.5-29.2 98 82.8 70.8-90.5
Some College + 270 19 9.9 6.1-15.7 251 90.1 84.3-93.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 140 22 23.4 14.9-34.7 118 76.6 65.3-85.1
$50,000+ 183 7 4.8 2.1-10.4 176 95.2 89.6-97.9

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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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