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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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 13,255 9,660 67.3 65.7-68.8 1,636 10.4 9.6-11.3 1,959 22.3 20.8-23.9
-Gaston County 349 257 69.7 62.4-76.1 43 11.5 7.5-17.3 49 18.8 13.5-25.5
GENDER
Male 132 94 67.5 56.0-77.3 17 10.8 5.9-19.0 21 21.6 13.2-33.3
Female 217 163 71.6 62.0-79.5 26 12.1 6.5-21.3 28 16.3 10.5-24.5
RACE
White 297 223 69.6 61.3-76.7 34 11.2 6.7-18.0 40 19.3 13.3-27.0
Other 52 34 70.4 53.9-82.8 9 12.9 5.6-27.0 9 16.8 8.2-31.4
AGE
18-44 93 65 68.2 55.7-78.6 6 5.0 2.1-11.8 22 26.8 17.0-39.5
45+ 252 189 71.0 62.3-78.3 37 17.2 10.7-26.4 26 11.9 7.9-17.5
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 191 142 72.5 62.4-80.7 28 15.1 8.4-25.5 21 12.5 7.7-19.5
Some College + 156 113 67.0 56.2-76.2 15 8.5 4.6-15.2 28 24.5 16.1-35.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 194 139 65.6 55.5-74.5 25 11.3 6.7-18.3 30 23.1 15.3-33.4
$50,000+ 86 67 73.9 58.9-84.8 9 15.2 6.3-32.4 10 10.9 5.6-20.4

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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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