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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,856 1,309 65.5 61.5-69.2 215 10.5 8.6-12.8 332 24.0 20.6-27.8
GENDER
Male 616 406 59.5 53.1-65.6 59 8.0 5.4-11.7 151 32.5 26.6-39.1
Female 1,240 903 70.2 65.6-74.5 156 12.5 9.9-15.7 181 17.2 13.6-21.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 16 9 66.8 33.3-89.0 3 5.7 1.3-21.9 4 27.6 8.0-62.4
Non-Hispanic 1,839 1,299 65.4 61.5-69.2 212 10.6 8.6-12.9 328 24.0 20.5-27.8
AGE
18-24 89 49 51.5 37.3-65.5 3 2.8 0.7- 9.9 37 45.7 32.0-60.1
25-34 204 122 53.5 44.0-62.8 21 10.1 5.9-16.8 61 36.4 27.6-46.2
35-44 290 192 64.2 55.6-72.0 26 9.1 5.2-15.6 72 26.7 19.7-35.0
45-54 407 292 72.7 65.8-78.7 39 11.3 7.5-16.5 76 16.0 11.4-22.0
55-64 406 294 74.1 67.6-79.6 60 16.0 11.3-22.2 52 9.9 7.1-13.8
65+ 443 348 78.6 70.9-84.8 64 16.2 10.5-24.2 31 5.2 3.1- 8.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 313 224 60.8 50.0-70.7 27 8.4 3.9-17.1 62 30.8 21.5-42.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 661 457 67.6 61.2-73.4 66 8.8 6.1-12.4 138 23.6 18.5-29.7
Some Post-H.S. 461 326 60.4 52.0-68.3 50 11.1 7.2-16.7 85 28.5 20.8-37.6
College Graduate 417 299 70.3 63.7-76.2 71 14.1 10.4-18.8 47 15.6 10.9-21.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 355 234 59.1 49.5-68.1 43 9.7 6.1-15.2 78 31.2 22.3-41.7
$15,000- 24,999 389 268 66.5 58.6-73.6 41 10.3 6.6-15.7 80 23.2 16.9-30.9
$25,000- 34,999 206 143 63.2 51.0-73.9 15 6.7 3.4-12.8 48 30.1 20.0-42.5
$35,000-49,999 219 168 73.9 63.5-82.1 27 11.6 6.7-19.3 24 14.5 8.6-23.4
$50,000- 74,999 208 161 75.7 65.7-83.5 20 12.0 6.3-21.7 27 12.3 7.4-19.8
$75,000+ 197 148 75.1 65.7-82.5 30 12.1 7.6-18.7 19 12.8 7.2-21.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 714 518 65.1 58.3-71.4 97 15.4 11.2-20.8 99 19.5 14.2-26.2
No 978 678 64.9 59.6-69.8 104 8.6 6.6-11.2 196 26.5 21.8-31.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 228 161 66.5 55.6-75.8 34 18.8 11.2-29.9 33 14.7 8.8-23.6
Non-Veteran 1,475 1,043 64.8 60.4-68.9 165 9.7 7.7-12.1 267 25.5 21.6-29.9

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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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