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2010 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 12,122 1,762 17.5 16.3-18.7 10,360 82.5 81.3-83.7
-WHITES 9,450 1,155 14.3 13.1-15.5 8,295 85.7 84.5-86.9
GENDER
Male 3,601 334 11.4 9.8-13.2 3,267 88.6 86.8-90.2
Female 5,849 821 16.9 15.3-18.7 5,028 83.1 81.3-84.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 177 39 24.2 15.7-35.2 138 75.8 64.8-84.3
Non-Hispanic 9,267 1,115 13.9 12.8-15.2 8,152 86.1 84.8-87.2
AGE
18-24 229 44 18.3 12.5-25.9 185 81.7 74.1-87.5
25-34 636 121 19.3 15.4-23.9 515 80.7 76.1-84.6
35-44 1,269 232 17.1 14.6-19.8 1,037 82.9 80.2-85.4
45-54 1,723 293 16.5 14.3-19.0 1,430 83.5 81.0-85.7
55-64 2,128 289 12.8 11.0-14.9 1,839 87.2 85.1-89.0
65+ 3,391 169 4.5 3.7- 5.5 3,222 95.5 94.5-96.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,037 222 30.9 25.8-36.6 815 69.1 63.4-74.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,673 398 18.1 15.6-20.8 2,275 81.9 79.2-84.4
Some Post-H.S. 2,382 316 14.5 12.5-16.9 2,066 85.5 83.1-87.5
College Graduate 3,345 219 6.6 5.3- 8.1 3,126 93.4 91.9-94.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 856 244 32.6 27.7-37.8 612 67.4 62.2-72.3
$15,000- 24,999 1,360 327 33.3 29.2-37.7 1,033 66.7 62.3-70.8
$25,000- 34,999 970 140 18.2 14.2-22.9 830 81.8 77.1-85.8
$35,000-49,999 1,195 122 15.2 12.1-19.0 1,073 84.8 81.0-87.9
$50,000- 74,999 1,326 109 10.9 8.4-13.9 1,217 89.1 86.1-91.6
$75,000+ 2,234 58 3.4 2.2- 5.2 2,176 96.6 94.8-97.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 3,492 647 23.7 21.2-26.3 2,845 76.3 73.7-78.8
No 5,613 466 9.9 8.6-11.3 5,147 90.1 88.7-91.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,365 92 7.3 5.4- 9.9 1,273 92.7 90.1-94.6
Non-Veteran 8,083 1,063 15.3 14.0-16.8 7,020 84.7 83.2-86.0

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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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