SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Health Care Access

Do you have one person you think of as your personal doctor or health care provider?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes, only one Yes, more than one No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,118 8,964 68.0 66.5-69.5 1,522 10.2 9.5-11.0 1,632 21.8 20.4-23.3
-Western NC 1,965 1,459 70.8 67.7-73.7 240 10.6 9.0-12.4 266 18.7 16.1-21.6
GENDER
Male 766 555 68.2 63.2-72.8 86 8.6 6.6-11.2 125 23.2 18.9-28.2
Female 1,199 904 73.2 69.4-76.6 154 12.4 10.1-15.1 141 14.4 11.7-17.8
RACE
White 1,804 1,359 72.2 69.1-75.0 217 10.6 8.9-12.4 228 17.3 14.7-20.2
African American 49 33 54.4 32.0-75.2 7 12.9 4.3-32.7 9 32.7 13.4-60.5
Other Minorities 98 57 54.0 35.8-71.1 15 8.8 3.0-23.2 26 37.2 21.8-55.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 43 26 51.3 31.0-71.1 6 9.6 3.6-23.5 11 39.1 20.5-61.4
Non-Hispanic 1,919 1,430 71.5 68.5-74.4 234 10.6 9.0-12.5 255 17.9 15.3-20.8
AGE
18-24 45 23 53.4 34.2-71.6 4 9.2 3.1-24.4 18 37.4 21.1-57.2
25-34 126 77 59.0 48.1-69.0 11 5.8 2.8-11.5 38 35.2 25.5-46.3
35-44 243 166 68.7 61.5-75.1 21 8.7 5.4-13.6 56 22.7 17.0-29.5
45-54 314 227 71.0 64.0-77.2 25 7.6 4.8-11.9 62 21.4 15.7-28.3
55-64 462 363 79.2 74.6-83.2 56 11.7 8.7-15.6 43 9.0 6.4-12.6
65+ 755 589 77.6 73.8-80.9 121 17.0 14.0-20.4 45 5.5 3.9- 7.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 289 215 70.2 61.6-77.6 36 9.7 6.5-14.2 38 20.1 13.3-29.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 604 449 68.4 62.5-73.8 66 10.0 7.3-13.5 89 21.6 16.8-27.4
Some Post-H.S. 514 363 65.3 59.0-71.2 68 12.2 8.8-16.7 83 22.5 17.2-28.8
College Graduate 555 430 79.0 74.4-83.0 69 10.1 7.6-13.4 56 10.9 7.8-14.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 270 179 59.4 51.0-67.3 32 8.9 5.8-13.4 59 31.7 24.1-40.5
$15,000- 24,999 366 264 66.9 59.4-73.7 47 10.6 7.2-15.3 55 22.5 16.4-30.1
$25,000- 34,999 244 180 66.8 56.4-75.7 29 11.0 6.9-17.2 35 22.2 13.8-33.7
$35,000- 49,999 259 199 73.5 64.9-80.7 24 7.6 4.3-12.9 36 18.9 12.5-27.5
$50,000-74,999 253 207 81.4 74.5-86.8 31 10.8 7.1-16.0 15 7.8 4.2-14.1
$75,000+ 247 198 80.3 73.0-86.0 36 14.0 9.4-20.4 13 5.7 2.7-11.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 845 617 72.2 67.7-76.3 145 14.7 11.9-18.0 83 13.2 10.0-17.2
No 1,053 794 70.7 66.5-74.6 91 8.1 6.3-10.5 168 21.1 17.5-25.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 280 206 68.9 60.3-76.3 42 13.0 9.2-18.2 32 18.1 11.4-27.4
Non-Veteran 1,685 1,253 71.0 67.7-74.1 198 10.2 8.5-12.2 234 18.8 16.0-21.9

Back to Health Care Access.

^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.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 25MAY11.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook