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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Gaston 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 12,122 1,762 17.5 16.3-18.7 10,360 82.5 81.3-83.7
-Gaston County 267 41 17.5 11.7-25.2 226 82.5 74.8-88.3
GENDER
Male 95 16 18.8 9.9-32.9 79 81.2 67.1-90.1
Female 172 25 16.2 10.2-24.6 147 83.8 75.4-89.8
RACE
White 222 34 20.7 13.8-29.8 188 79.3 70.2-86.2
Other 45 7 10.1 3.3-26.9 38 89.9 73.1-96.7
AGE
18-44 56 17 25.4 14.2-41.3 39 74.6 58.7-85.8
45+ 210 24 10.8 7.0-16.4 186 89.2 83.6-93.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 136 20 15.9 9.0-26.6 116 84.1 73.4-91.0
Some College + 131 21 19.7 11.5-31.6 110 80.3 68.4-88.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 139 27 23.6 15.1-34.9 112 76.4 65.1-84.9
$50,000+ 79 9 16.1 7.1-32.5 70 83.9 67.5-92.9

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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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