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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg 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
-Mecklenburg County 605 63 13.0 9.4-17.7 542 87.0 82.3-90.6
GENDER
Male 203 14 7.6 4.2-13.3 189 92.4 86.7-95.8
Female 402 49 17.3 11.9-24.5 353 82.7 75.5-88.1
RACE
White 415 28 7.6 4.8-12.0 387 92.4 88.0-95.2
Other 185 32 19.3 12.2-29.1 153 80.7 70.9-87.8
AGE
18-44 155 24 15.6 9.6-24.3 131 84.4 75.7-90.4
45+ 443 39 10.5 7.3-14.8 404 89.5 85.2-92.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 160 25 24.2 15.1-36.5 135 75.8 63.5-84.9
Some College + 442 38 7.8 5.4-11.2 404 92.2 88.8-94.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 221 39 23.0 15.6-32.6 182 77.0 67.4-84.4
$50,000+ 281 14 4.9 2.5- 9.4 267 95.1 90.6-97.5

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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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