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2012 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 11,866 2,023 18.9 18.0-19.8 9,843 81.1 80.2-82.0
-FEMALES 7,240 1,338 21.0 19.8-22.3 5,902 79.0 77.7-80.2
RACE
White 5,044 769 18.3 16.9-19.7 4,275 81.7 80.3-83.1
African American 1,456 348 24.3 21.7-27.2 1,108 75.7 72.8-78.3
Other Minorities 674 208 33.9 29.1-39.1 466 66.1 60.9-70.9
AGE
18-34 1,151 308 25.1 22.3-28.1 843 74.9 71.9-77.7
35-44 933 251 27.2 24.0-30.7 682 72.8 69.3-76.0
45-54 1,243 330 27.2 24.1-30.5 913 72.8 69.5-75.9
55-64 1,422 295 20.4 17.9-23.1 1,127 79.6 76.9-82.1
65-74 1,320 98 6.6 5.2- 8.4 1,222 93.4 91.6-94.8
75+ 1,073 38 3.0 2.1- 4.4 1,035 97.0 95.6-97.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 875 233 30.6 26.6-34.9 642 69.4 65.1-73.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,102 436 22.8 20.5-25.1 1,666 77.2 74.9-79.5
Some Post-H.S. 2,046 421 22.2 20.0-24.6 1,625 77.8 75.4-80.0
College Graduate 2,193 246 11.8 10.2-13.6 1,947 88.2 86.4-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 956 363 44.5 40.2-48.8 593 55.5 51.2-59.8
$15,000- 24,999 1,289 370 32.6 29.4-36.1 919 67.4 63.9-70.6
$25,000- 34,999 770 141 19.1 15.8-22.8 629 80.9 77.2-84.2
$35,000- 49,999 838 105 13.0 10.4-16.1 733 87.0 83.9-89.6
$50,000- 74,999 798 80 12.6 9.8-16.1 718 87.4 83.9-90.2
$75,000+ 1,124 65 6.3 4.7- 8.4 1,059 93.7 91.6-95.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,991 513 30.2 27.5-33.1 1,478 69.8 66.9-72.5
No 5,169 813 18.3 17.0-19.7 4,356 81.7 80.3-83.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 157 20 15.0 8.2-25.7 137 85.0 74.3-91.8
Non-Veteran 7,080 1,317 21.1 19.9-22.4 5,763 78.9 77.6-80.1

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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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