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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake 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
-Wake County 706 84 17.1 12.5-22.9 622 82.9 77.1-87.5
GENDER
Male 254 30 20.4 12.6-31.3 224 79.6 68.7-87.4
Female 452 54 13.9 10.0-18.9 398 86.1 81.1-90.0
RACE
White 522 43 9.2 6.0-14.0 479 90.8 86.0-94.0
Other 174 40 31.4 21.0-44.1 134 68.6 55.9-79.0
AGE
18-44 235 39 21.4 14.3-30.9 196 78.6 69.1-85.7
45+ 462 44 11.0 7.6-15.6 418 89.0 84.4-92.4
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 167 25 27.3 15.7-43.1 142 72.7 56.9-84.3
Some College + 537 59 13.1 9.4-18.1 478 86.9 81.9-90.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 240 54 34.2 23.4-46.8 186 65.8 53.2-76.6
$50,000+ 370 22 9.0 5.1-15.4 348 91.0 84.6-94.9

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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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