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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

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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
-MALES 4,973 627 15.5 13.6-17.6 4,346 84.5 82.4-86.4
RACE
White 3,956 417 11.7 10.1-13.7 3,539 88.3 86.3-89.9
African American 616 121 22.4 17.5-28.1 495 77.6 71.9-82.5
Other Minorities 353 82 26.9 18.7-37.2 271 73.1 62.8-81.3
AGE
18-24 205 33 13.5 8.5-20.8 172 86.5 79.2-91.5
25-34 421 82 23.3 17.0-31.0 339 76.7 69.0-83.0
35-44 730 122 17.2 13.4-21.8 608 82.8 78.2-86.6
45-54 1,047 176 18.8 15.1-23.1 871 81.2 76.9-84.9
55-64 1,090 140 12.0 9.3-15.3 950 88.0 84.7-90.7
65+ 1,457 70 4.3 3.2- 5.9 1,387 95.7 94.1-96.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 692 151 24.4 18.8-31.2 541 75.6 68.8-81.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,455 231 20.9 16.7-25.8 1,224 79.1 74.2-83.3
Some Post-H.S. 1,169 143 12.9 9.9-16.7 1,026 87.1 83.3-90.1
College Graduate 1,647 101 7.8 5.9-10.3 1,546 92.2 89.7-94.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 427 133 40.9 30.5-52.2 294 59.1 47.8-69.5
$15,000- 24,999 725 180 29.5 23.7-36.0 545 70.5 64.0-76.3
$25,000- 34,999 508 84 23.9 17.3-32.1 424 76.1 67.9-82.7
$35,000- 49,999 645 71 13.2 9.6-17.9 574 86.8 82.1-90.4
$50,000- 74,999 720 52 11.9 7.9-17.6 668 88.1 82.4-92.1
$75,000+ 1,340 39 2.5 1.7- 3.7 1,301 97.5 96.3-98.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,644 304 23.0 19.2-27.3 1,340 77.0 72.7-80.8
No 2,995 282 12.1 9.9-14.8 2,713 87.9 85.2-90.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,546 132 9.4 7.3-12.0 1,414 90.6 88.0-92.7
Non-Veteran 3,021 452 17.5 15.1-20.3 2,569 82.5 79.7-84.9

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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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