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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-AFRICAN AMERICANS

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
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,876 398 23.3 20.3-26.6 1,478 76.7 73.4-79.7
GENDER
Male 554 111 21.3 16.6-26.9 443 78.7 73.1-83.4
Female 1,322 287 24.9 21.2-28.9 1,035 75.1 71.1-78.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 17 2 10.4 1.8-42.5 15 89.6 57.5-98.2
Non-Hispanic 1,857 395 23.3 20.3-26.5 1,462 76.7 73.5-79.7
AGE
18-24 78 13 17.1 9.2-29.4 65 82.9 70.6-90.8
25-34 203 58 28.6 20.8-37.9 145 71.4 62.1-79.2
35-44 253 84 31.2 24.0-39.4 169 68.8 60.6-76.0
45-54 421 112 27.5 21.6-34.4 309 72.5 65.6-78.4
55-64 440 86 21.6 16.6-27.5 354 78.4 72.5-83.4
65+ 456 44 11.9 7.0-19.8 412 88.1 80.2-93.0
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 305 74 28.4 20.6-37.8 231 71.6 62.2-79.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 608 140 23.0 18.1-28.8 468 77.0 71.2-81.9
Some Post-H.S. 490 132 29.5 23.6-36.3 358 70.5 63.7-76.4
College Graduate 469 52 13.8 9.3-19.9 417 86.2 80.1-90.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 351 128 39.9 32.6-47.7 223 60.1 52.3-67.4
$15,000- 24,999 381 118 32.4 25.2-40.4 263 67.6 59.6-74.8
$25,000- 34,999 232 43 21.0 14.0-30.4 189 79.0 69.6-86.0
$35,000-49,999 223 32 15.6 9.9-23.9 191 84.4 76.1-90.1
$50,000- 74,999 195 22 14.6 7.9-25.4 173 85.4 74.6-92.1
$75,000+ 198 9 7.4 3.6-14.3 189 92.6 85.7-96.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 784 201 28.0 23.4-33.2 583 72.0 66.8-76.6
No 994 173 20.5 16.7-25.0 821 79.5 75.0-83.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 236 32 14.3 8.5-23.0 204 85.7 77.0-91.5
Non-Veteran 1,639 366 24.7 21.4-28.3 1,273 75.3 71.7-78.6

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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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